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Ston Stonski Kanal

Ston Stonski Kanal

Characteristics

Description

The little town lies at the bottom of Stonski Kanal.

The channel from Broce to Ston is marked by five red lights at Port and 2 green lights to starboard.

Warning to a submerged obstruction to about 70 m NNW of the end of the pier Broce, you have to go to the end of the pier to prevent it.
From Broce stay in the middle of the channel. There is very little depth outside the channel.
Near Ston salt works are lined by a low wall and marshlands.
Pass the traffic light at the end of the short pier of Ston and continue to the dock.
Beware, the boats engaged in the channel precedence.
Can moor along the wharf at the bottom of the channel by 3 m deep.
You can anchor the middle of the fairway, away from the dock.
Good protection.
The towns of Ston and Mali Stonsont surrounded by thick walls and towers and are connected by a fortified wall on the hill.
The Republic of Dubrovnik began to build a canal across the isthmus connecting the two cities, but it was never completed.
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La petite ville se trouve au fond du Stonski Kanal.

Le chenal de Broce à Ston est balisé par 5 feux rouges à bâbord et 2 feux verts à tribord.
Attention à une obstruction submergée à environ 70 m au NNW de l'extrémité du môle de Broce, il faut passer à l'extrémité du môle pour l'éviter.
A partir de Broce rester au milieu du canal. Il y a très peu de fond en dehors du chenal.

Près de Ston se trouvent des salines bordées d'un mur bas et des terrains marécageux.
Passer le feu situé à l'extrémité du petit môle de Ston et continuer jusqu'au quai.

Attention, les bateaux engagés dans le chenal ont priorité.

On peut s'amarrer le long du quai au fond du chenal, par 3 m de fond.
On peut mouiller au milieu du chenal, à l'écart du quai.

Bonne protection.

Les villes de Ston et Mali Stonsont entourées de murs épais et de tours et sont reliées par une muraille fortifiée sur la colline.
La République de Dubrovnik commença à construire un canal à travers l'isthme joignant les deux villes, mais il ne fut jamais achevé.

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Localisation

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Sites around Ston Stonski Kanal
Flying distances - Direct line

Otok Sipan

10nm
128°
It is the largest and most populated island of the group Elafiten. It rises to 234 m at its N and a prominent hill rises 224 m NW of the SE end.
Ruda is a small island that is 0.5 M SE of the NE extremity of the island and Misnjaka, 13 m high, lies close off the NW extremity.
...
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Stonski Kanal

2.4nm
133°
Stonski Kanal, a deep inlet, indents the SE end of Poluotok Peljesac at the NW end of Kolocepski Kanal.
Its shore rises rapidly on each side and provides protection from NE and SW winds. The village of Brocej is situated on the S shore 3.8 miles within the entrance.
It is fronted ...
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Zaliv Klek Neum

7.4nm
317°
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The SE part and W peninsula ...
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Luka Mali Ston Peljesac

0.8nm
23°
This small town is near the end of Kanal Malog Stone, on the Peljesac peninsula.
The channel leading to Mali Ston has several areas of rocks and shoals on either side, but it is well marked with lights. There are at least 3 m depth in the channel.
A small town bordering the ...
1 May 11

Broce Stonski Kanal

1nm
133°
Broce is a small village located at the narrow entrance to the buoyed channel which leads to Ston.
Approaching Broce, channel funds back from 7 to 4 m.
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Luka Hodilje Peljesac

1.4nm
345°
Hodilje is on the SW bank of the fairway, 1 M NW of Mali Ston.
We moored alongside the pier, inside by 3 m.
You can anchor at N by 9 m.
30 Apr 11

Otok Jakljan

7.4nm
136°
Otoc Jakljan, fronted by islets  (Kosmec and Crvina) on its N side, lies close NW of the SW extremity of Otoc Sipan.
A white stony peak, 225m high, stands near the center of this island and is conspicuous from seaward.
Jakljan island is separated of Sipan by a narrow passage, ...
16 Apr 11

Uvala Luka Peljesac

1.8nm
336°
NW of Hodilje, Luka is a small hamlet with repair yards of fishing boats.
You can anchor in the middle of the creek by 3 m. Funds back to 1.5 m near the wharf.
30 Apr 11

Uvala Kobas Stonski Kanal

2.7nm
132°
The cove of Kobas is located 2 NM from Rt Veja, in S of the canal. It houses a hamlet and a jetty.
Can moor at the pier or berth by 16 m.
25 Apr 11

Rt Nedjelja

3.6nm
314°
Rt Nedjelja is the NW extremity of a tongue of land which extends 0.9 mile NW from the N side of Poluotok Peljesac.
Kanal Malog Stona becomes constricted and shallow SE of this point and can only be used by small craft with local knowledge.
Sheltered anchorage can be taken, ...
1 May 11

Otok Olipa

5.4nm
141°
Otoc Olipa, 206m high, lies with its SE side 0.5 mile NW of the NW extremity of Otoc Jakljan. This island is rocky and partly wooded. A light is shown from a prominent tower, 11m high, standing on the S extremity.Veliki Vratnik, a channel, leads between Otoc Jakljan and OtocOlipa. ...
16 Apr 11

Uvala Doli

4.6nm
111°
This deep cove, open to the SE, offers a small port at the bottom, with a factory nearby.
S of Rt Doli, S advanced to the entrance of Uvala Doli, is an island that identifies the entrance to the cove.
Can moor behind the breakwater of the port if there is room or wet NE of the dam by 7 m.
25 Apr 11
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