European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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Data set name

Tidal Level Data from Avonmouth and Clevedon, Bristol Channel (1925-)

Data holding centreBristol Port Company, Marine Services Division
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1925 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Avonmouth and Clevedon

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level

Instruments

Sea level recorders

Description 
Summary

AVONMOUTH: almost complete record - continuous chart record from 1925 to 1990; 5 minute print out 1990 to 1993. Ten minute from 1994 to date. Copies of high and low water times and heights are extracted and forwarded to the Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory, Bidston and to the Hydrographer of the Navy. Copies of ten minute heights extracted on disk and forwarded monthly to the Hydrographer of the Navy. CLEVEDON: almost complete record - continuous chart record from 1956 to 1980. Extracted high and low waters 1956 - 1960. Analysis provided compares with predicted data and may be of use in the study of climatic change.

OriginatorsBristol Port Company, Marine Services Division
Availability 
OrganisationBristol Port Company, Marine Services Division
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactHaven Master
Address

Bristol Port Company, Marine Services Division
Haven Master's Office, Royal Edward Dock Entrance
Avonmouth
Bristol
BS11 9AT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 117 9820000
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1060002
Global identifier769
Last revised2009-05-22