Port of Cowes

United Kingdom

General Information

Address Harbour Office
Town Quay
Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7AS
United Kingdom

Port Authority Cowes Harbour Commission

Phone 01983 293952

Fax 01983 299357

Email chc@cowes.co.uk

Coordinates 50º 45' 0'' N, -1º -18' 0'' W

Decimal 50.75, -1.3

UN/LOCODE GBCOW

Port Type Seaport

Port Size Medium

Website www.cowes.co.uk

Terminal No

Port Detail

Region The Channel

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 3 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 6 - 10 feet 1.8 - 3 meters

Cargo Pier 6 - 10 feet 1.8 - 3 meters

Mean Tide 3 feet

Anchorage 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Oil Terminal 6 - 10 feet 1.8 - 3 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Small

Shelter Good

Max Vessel Size Up to 500 feet in length

Harbor Type River Natural

Turning Area Yes

Pilotage

Compulsory

Available

Advisable

Local Assist

Supplies

Provisions

Fuel Oil

Deck

Water

Diesel Oil

Engine

Lifts & Cranes

0-24 Ton Lifts

25-49 Ton Lifts

50-100 Ton Lifts

100+ Ton Lifts

Fixed Cranes

Mobile Cranes

Floating Cranes

Loading & Unloading

Wharves

Med Moor

Ice

Anchor

Beach

Tugs

Assist

Salvage

Quarantine

Pratique

Deratt Cert

Port Services

Longshore

Electrical Repair

Steam

Electrical

Navigation Eq

Repairs, Drydock & Other Services

Ship Repairs Limited

Marine Railroad Medium

Degauss -

Drydock Size

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail