Don t forget your binoculars as it circles the national trust s newtown national nature reserve which is ideal for birdwatchers. Newtown river there are virtually no facilities to speak of and as a national trust administered harbour is a natural harbour where you can anchor or use one of the visitor s buoys the main anchorage is in clamerkin lake to port but the majority of the mooring buoys are straight ahead from the entrance.
Newtown is a small hamlet on the isle of wight in england.
Newtown river isle of wight. Newtown is between newport and yarmouth 1 mile 1 6km north of a3054. Nearest postcode is po30 4pa. According to the post office the 2011 census population of the hamlet was included in the civil parish of calbourne.
By bus newtown is about a mile 1 5km from shalfleet which is served by southern vectis buses between newport and yarmouth. The harbour notes for newtown river were updated by don t on the 24th january 2013. Town lane newtown isle of wight po30 4pa by road newtown is in the north of the isle of wight and reached by minor roads off the main a3054 road between newport and yarmouth.
Detailed forecast tide charts and tables with past and future low and high tide times newtown bay tide times isle of wight willyweather. The isle of wight coastal path passes through newtown. Newtown national nature reserve isle of wight wightlink this 11km walk takes in the best of the hamstead heritage coast in the north west of the isle.
Newtown river also referred to as newtown creek or newtown harbour is a large natural inland harbour located on the isle of wight s northwestern coast. Newtown river is a large natural inland harbour located on the isle of wight s northwestern coast named after the nearby village of newtown it is sometimes also referred to as newtown creek. Up the creek isle of wight.
The approach notes have been rewritten to take account of the buoyage changes since we first wrote them and we have been advised that it is planned to replace all the lateral posts marks within the estuary with buoys during 2013. Newtown national nature reserve car park isle of wight nearest postcode po30 4pa by road. It is owned and managed by the national trust.
Newtown is located on the large natural harbour on the island s north western coast now mostly a national nature reserve owned and managed by the national trust. The caul bourne stream running through calbourne passes through newbridge and shalfleet and empties into the solent at newtown. The villages of newtown and shalfleet lie close to its shore.
Newtown is a small hamlet on the isle of wight england in medieval times it was a thriving borough. Newtown bay tides updated daily. The estuary is centred on the site of a busy medieval commercial port of newtown that has long since gone back to nature.
Newtown is located on the large natural harbour on the island s north western coast now mostly a national nature reserve owned and managed by the national trust. Newtown harbour is the name given by natural england to the river and surrounding land and this area is the only national nature reserve on the island.