Sailing the Bill of Portland Blind: A Foggy Passage Across Lyme Bay from Torquay

We were nervous and excited to be on passage via Portland Bill, and when thick fog descended we found reserves of seamanship we didn’t know we had. 22 July 2019 10:30 Amneris is ship-shape again, and we are departing Torquay under engine. The wind is a light SSE, and there’s slight mist. 11:30 Off Ore Stone, with the engine off and sails up. The wind … Continue reading Sailing the Bill of Portland Blind: A Foggy Passage Across Lyme Bay from Torquay