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Fees for London to Paris rows & Channel crssings can be discussed by phoning mike:

+44 (0)1843852858 - or e-mail: michael.oram@btinternet.com

GUIDE ON ESCORT BOATS & FEES

Pilot /escort fees for the permitted crossing such as London to Paris rows/races, Channel rows, kayaks, canoes, cars, etc are by quotation.

Bookings
There are non returnable deposits to be paid on conformation of booking. If you are booking seasons in advance you will have to make a booking fee payment. These are non returnable but will be credited as part of you deposit.

All fees are paid in £ sterling. Payments for Channel crossing events can be paid to the pilots can be cash - Visa or Mastercard credit/ debit cards (3% transaction fee is usually added) or- bank transfers - Sterling cheques - International money orders.

The pilots and their vessels are all commercially certificated and registered with the British and French Coastguard Authorities.

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The CS&PF registered pilots and their registered pilot boats are---

Mike Oram - Lance Oram - Jmaes Willi - Nelson Wood - Simon Ellis plus their crews run the pilot boats
"Sea Satin" -- "Aegean Blue" -- "Gallivant" - John Mary Rose & -- the RIBS - "Deep Six Two" (6.5 metre) -- "Bayblast II" (9 metre)

Eddy Spelling runs the pilot boat"Anastasia"


Neil Streeter runs the pilot boat "Suva"


Paul Foreman runs the pilot boat "Pace Arrow"


Chris Osmond runs the pliot boat "Seafearer 11"

Registered Pilot boats


"Sea Satin"

"Sea Satin" 36ft Dutch Steel flybridge motor cruiser.
She is an RYA sea school training vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft & commercial workboat registration class 2 (60 miles from safe port)
Length 11.40 mtrs. Beam 3.50 mtrs. Draft 1.00 mtrs. Engine 100hp Volvo
Licenced for 12 persons Water tanks 500 litres Fuel tank 500 litres Hot & Cold water
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log
GPS tracker system
2 x Echo Sounders 2 x fixed VHF
AIS transponder
4 burner cooker hob & oven Dinette Table & seating Fridge & Storage Hand held VHF
Bathroom with shower Bathroom with sea toilet Sleeping areas Davits with Dinghy

Skipper/pilots --Mike and/or Lance Oram - James Willi - Nelson Wood - Simon Ellis .
Telephone/fax number: 00 44 (0)1843 852858.

"Aegean Blue"

"Aegean Blue" 34ft Dutch Steel aft cockpit motor cruiser
RYA sea school training vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 2 (60 miles from safe port)
Length overall 10 mtrs. Beam 3.30 mtrs. Draught 1.00 mtrs. Engines 2x 62hp Volvo
Licenced for 12 persons Fuel tanks 2x 300 litres Water tank 500 ltrs Hot & Cold water
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log 2 x Echo Sounders 2 x fixed VHF
2 burner cooker with oven Fridge & Storage AIS Transponder Hand held VHF
Bathroom with shower Sea toilet Sleeping area in bows Dinghy

Skipper/pilots --Mike and/or Lance Oram, - James Willi - Nelson Wood and Simon Ellis.
Telephone/fax number: 00 44 (0) 1843 852858

"Gallivant"

"Gallivant " 36ft Dutch Steel aft cabin motor cruiser
RYA sea school training vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 2 (60 miles from safe port)
Length 11.4 mtrs. Beam 3.50 mtrs. Draught 1.10 mtrs. Engines 2x 62hp Volvo
Licenced for 12 persons Fuel tanks 2x 300 litres Water tank 500 litres Hot & Cold water
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log
GPS tracker system
2 x Echo Sounders 2 x fixed VHF
AIS transponder
cooker with oven Fridge & Storage Mobile phone Hand held VHF
Bathroom with shower Sea toilet x 2 Sleeping area in bows and aft cabin Dinghy

Skipper/pilots --Mike and/or Lance Oram - James Willi - Nelson Wood - Simon Ellis.
Telephone/fax number: 00 44 (0) 1843 852858

"Deep Six Two"

"Deep Six Two" 6.5 metre Ocean RIB.
Registered escort vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 3 (20 miles from safe port)
Length overall 6.5 mtrs. Beam 2.45 mtrs. Draught 1.00 mtrs. Engine 225hp Mercury
Licenced for 8 persons Fuel tanks 150 litres AIS transponder 2 VHF (1 x DFC)
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar and Log 2 x Echo Sounders Hand held VHF
GPS Tracker system Chart plotter

Skipper/pilot -- Lance & Michael Oram - James Willi - Nelson Wood - Simon Ellis
Telephone number: 00 44 (0)1843 852858

"Bayblast II"

"Bayblast II" 8.5 metre Tornado RIB. 2 X 150 HP Murcury Optimax outboards
Registered escort vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 4 (20 miles from safe port)
Length overall 8.5 mtrs. Beam 2.55 mtrs. Draught 1.00 mtrs. Engines: 2 x 150hp Mercury Optimax
Licenced for 8 persons Fuel tanks 200 litres AIS transponder 2 VHF (1 x DFC)
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log 2 x Echo Sounders Hand held VHF

Skipper/pilot -- Lance & Michael Oram - James Willi - Nelson Wood - Simon Ellis
Telephone number: 00 44 (0)1843 852858



"SUVA"

"Suva" 37ft Steel Trawler yacht motor cruiser -
Escort vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 2 (60 miles from safe port)
Length overall 11.9 mtrs. Beam 3.70 mtrs. Draught 1.40 mtrs. Engines 2x 75hp Ford
Licenced for 14 persons Fuel tanks 2x 500 litres Water tank 500 ltrs Hot & Cold water
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log 2 x Echo Sounders 2 x fixed VHF
cooker with oven Fridge & Storage Mobile phone Hand held VHF
Bathroom with shower Sea toilet Sleeping area in bows Dinghy

Skipper/pilot --Neil Streeter .


"Anastasia"

"Anastasia" 43ft Dutch Steel aft cabin motor cruiser.
Escort vessel & skippered charter -- RYA / DOT Small commercial craft registration & commercial workboat. Class 2 (60 miles from safe port)
Length overall 12 mtrs. Beam 3.80 mtrs. Draught 1.20 mtrs. Engines 2x 130hp Volvo
Licenced for 14 persons Fuel tanks 2x 500 litres Water tank 800 ltrs Hot & Cold water
Full safety equipment GPS - Radar & Log 2 x Echo Sounders 2 x fixed VHF
2 burner cooker with oven Fridge & Storage Mobile phone Hand held VHF
Bathroom with shower Sea toilet Sleeping area in bows Dinghy

Skipper/pilot --Eddy Spelling.



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