History – Topsham Mooring Owners Association

The Topsham Mooring Owners Association is a non-profit making organisation whose Membership comprises paid up owners of Registered Moorings in the areas covered by the Lease.

The Lease of the Association is held by four Trustees of the Association who are appointed in accordance with Clause 7(a) of the Constitution.  The Committee of the Association shall be elected in accordance with Clauses 4(a) and 4(b) of the Constitution.

Only Registered Moorings are to be laid.


The Topsham Mooring Management Committee was set up by Public Meeting in October 1988.  Topsham Mooring Owners Association was constituted and the Constitution approved in December 1995 following the granting of a Regulation Lease for the foreshore and bed of the River Exe at Topsham to the Trustees of its predecessor, the Topsham Mooring Management Committee, by the Crown Estates Commissioners who own the bed of this part of the Exe Estuary.