The tide gauge building is located on the No. 1 jetty in the Royal Naval Dockyard, Devonport.
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Tide gauge location
The building houses the tide gauge equipment which consists of a POL data logger and a three-channel bubbler system. The pressure
points are fixed to the stilling well beneath the tide gauge building.
The tide gauge is levelled to the tide gauge bench mark supported by Ordnance Survey auxiliary marks.
There are currently no external users.
1975 – A Lea gauge was operational at the site
1991 – The DATARING system was installed with two full tide bubblers
1997 – A mid-tide bubbler was installed
2001 – The POL data logger was installed