Welcome to the East Coast Pilot website

East Coast Pilot’ is the best-selling pilot book for the coast, rivers and creeks between Great Yarmouth and Ramsgate, now in its 5th Edition and written solely by us for all who cruise these waters, just as we do.

East Coast Pilot


The web resource for  Imray’s ‘East Coast Pilot

  - the first choice for East Coast cruising

Site last updated 3rd Dec 2021 2021

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- local news items that affect pilotage and

Navigation around the ECP area.

Latest: Havengore; Harwich; Thames; Sheerness; Lowestoft………

Keep in touch with the ECP Community

- sign up for our free email newsletters.                       - ask Honorary Port Pilots for personal advice.

- submit suggested book updates.                               - contact the Team.

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Book Updates

- keep your 5th Edition of ECP bang up to date with our unique service.

Recent updates (Edn 5): Thames; Crouch; Sheerness;  Heybridge; Rowhedge; Shotley…….


- links to East Coast

weather information


- download and print latest 2021 chartlets of the Deben and Ore entrances.

- download and print other useful info for the East Coast, including updated Rolling Road diagrams.


- tidal predictions for East Coast locations.

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