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Branksome chine pipes

Alternative Names:  Branksome chine reef      

Type of Dive: Branksome chine pipes and reef is gentle shore dive on a reef that runs parallel to the shore.

Suggested Experience: Novice in good conditions

Travel directions: Branksome chine is 1.5 miles west of Bournemouth pier

Parking directions: In Branksome Chine Surface Car Park 100m from the water. and £4.00 for two hours.

Lat & Long:  50.706458 -1.907698   Postcode BH136LP   Google map

Tides: Tide tables

Depth: 8m

Site entry/exit: Its a very easy walk from the car park to the beach and walk down the side of the chine into the water.

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Underwater directions: Head straight out from the chine 60m to the reef and follow it northeast or southwest.

Air & Nitrox:  Divers down     Coast2coast

Site Hazards:

Nearest Public phone: Branksome Cafe

Mobile Network service: Most networks work well here.

Accommodation: The Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments

Other comments: Branksome chine pipe is a 50m length, 800mm dia outfall pipeline from Branksome Chine beach out to the sea.

Pub:  Inn In The Park

Cafe: Branksome Cafe,  Beach Goods Shop

Version:  1

Thanks To:

Links:  Project Aware     Bathing Water Quality

Created by:  Finstrokes

Date:  23/6/19

Surface Photos:     

Underwater Photos:  Contact me

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Underwater video:   Utube

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