South West Play operate in the bustling and picturesque Port of Newlyn, England’s largest fishing port and home to the largest fishing fleet in the UK with over 40 acres of harbour. The fishing industry is one of the most important in the county contributing millions of pounds to the Cornish economy each year with around 80 species of premium line, trawl, net and pot caught fish and shellfish landed daily.
Man Overboard Retrieval Net: Made from 16mm Polypropylene rope. Tying off ropes at the top and retrieval ropes at the bottom. Net Size: 2.5mtr (W) x 4mtr (D). It is a MCA (Marine Coastguard Agency) requirement that all vessels over 15m have the means to retrieve a Man Overboard. We can manufacture these nets to any size and specification
Utilising our traditional net making skills, we are able to hand make Bowsprit Nets to any size, in any quantity, shipping to anywhere in the world. We supply numerous companies and private boat owners – our most famous being the tall Ships Youth Trust’s Brig – the Prince William and sister ship the Stavros S Niarchos, both are training vessels.
Not forgetting our roots – we traded as a Chandlery for over a decade. Having diversified, we have still retained our unrivalled knowledge and traditional rope work and net making skills and we stiill supply Marine Netting including man overboard retrieval nets and bowsprit nets and fish floats – each made to order.