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Alternative Names: None

Type of Dive: A scenic shore dive good for snorkelling as well

Suggested experience: Novice upwards...

Distance from Plymouth: 80 Miles 1 Hr 50 Mins Google

Parking directions: Parking is limited so get here early.

Lat & Long: N50.100329 W-5.417408

Tides: Tide tables

Depth: 14m

Site entry/exit: The beach is a long walk from the car park so take your time and two trips to carry your kit to the shore. Its an easy entry into the water by walking down the beach...

Underwater directions: Keep to the east which is your left facing the sea and swim in and out all the gully's and return the same way. The seabed is sandy with rocks and seaweed. This dive site is famous for Tompot Blennies, Squat Lobsters, Rocklings, Squid, Cuttlefish, Dogfish as well as the usual wrasse and Pollack. In the centre of Prussia Cove, there is the wreckage of HMS Warspite which sank under tow to the breakers yard.

Site Hazards: No major hazards here except the long walk to the shore.

Nearest Public phone: No phone near here.

Accommodation: Rosudgeon farm

Mobile Network service:

Other comments: About 50m off the beach is the best diving, around a rock called the Enys. There is also an island to the south-east, which has a long tunnel passing through it.  Google

Pub: None close to here

Created By: Finstrokes

Cafe: None close to here.

Air & Nitrox: Atlantic scuba

Date: 29/4/11

Revision: 1

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