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Sea Chest Nautical Bookshop

Opens in 9 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very useful specialist book and chart shop.

Open on a desolate very wet and blustery December morning. Large selection of books about dealing... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2015
Jannerbloke
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Devon, United Kingdom
Very helpful.

After a manic unsuccessful quest around town in search of a present for a colleague I was finally... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2014
Chris D
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United kingdom
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14 Dec 2015
“Very useful specialist book and chart shop.”
27 Sep 2014
“Very helpful.”
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Dolphin Building Queen Anne Battery | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LP, England
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

Open on a desolate very wet and blustery December morning. Large selection of books about dealing the navy the sea, not just practical but reminiscences history fiction and fun. Lot of hard copy and online facilities and kit for all the charts you could need.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

After a manic unsuccessful quest around town in search of a present for a colleague I was finally recommended to this shop with the suggestion that I might find some sailing books for a man with a lifetime of serious yachting. Anxious not to end...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 19 July 2014

You probably wouldn't come over here unless you already have an interest in sailing, the Navy or the sea. This traditional shop in a unit under the Royal Western specialises in charts and similar navigational materials but more than half the shop is given over...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Although a lot of this stuff can be purchased on line, it is still good to be able to buy straightaway from a shop like this within yards of the Marina. I have bought navigational software, hard copy charts and several books new and second...More

Date of experience: June 2014
5  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

As lifelong leisure sailors and frequent users of QAB we have been in here often. It is well stocked, well informed and always helpful. Even if you are not an active sailor this is an interesting place to browse and lots to catch your curiosity.

Date of experience: March 2014
6  Thank Hilly J
Reviewed 1 March 2014

Well established nautical book and chart shop, on the ground floor of the Dolphin Building in QAB under the Royal Western Yacht Club. Friendly staff with an established online trade, this is still an interesting and useful shop with a huge stock of new and...More

Date of experience: March 2014
6  Thank Chas C
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