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Buckle canon

Alternative Names: None

Type of Dive: Buckle canon is a shallow shore dive on 3 cannons and a big anchor. and maybe more cannons 300m out

Suggested Experience: In good conditions, this site can be used for trainees

Travel directions:  Buckle is located between Brighton and Eastbourne on the Marine parade.

Parking directions: Park in the public car park shown in the pic below.

Buckle canon car park

Lat & Long:   50.776570, 0.080257 Postcode BN25 2QR  Google

Tides: Tide tables Best dived slack water.

Depth: 12m

Site entry/exit: Cross the road from the car park and walk north/west to the path to the beach and walk back along the beach path till you are at the car park and head straight to the sea.

Buckle canon entry/exit

Underwater directions:  Head straight in line with the car park 300m to 12m depth and the cannons and Anchor are in that area.

Air & Nitrox:  Newhaven Scuba Centre  Brighton dive centre

Site Hazards: There can be a swell here making entry/exit difficult.

Nearest Public phone:

Mobile Network service: Most networks work well here.

Accommodation:  Buckle Holiday Park, Sunnyside Caravan Park, 

Other comments: There is a public toilet in the car park.


Cafe:  The Galley Cafe at the sailing club,  Salts Cafe in the recreation ground.

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Date: 25/318

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Dive sitemap: Richard Morrison

Buckle canon dive map

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