Port of Freetown

Sierra Leone

General Information

Address Queen Elizabeth II Quay
PMB 386 Cline Town
Freetown
Sierra Leone

Port Authority Sierra Leone Ports Authority

Phone 232 22 229308

Fax 232 22 226443

Email -

Coordinates 8º 29' 20'' N, -13º -12' -17'' W

Decimal 8.4891345, -13.2048372

UN/LOCODE SLFNA

Port Type Pier, Jetty or Wharf

Port Size Small

Website -

Terminal Yes

List of main shipping lines serving the port

CMA CGM, DELMAS, Hapag-Lloyd, Maersk, MESSINA, NDS, OTAL, PROTOS, Safmarine

Port Detail

Region West Africa

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 3 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 36 - 40 feet 11 - 12.2 meters

Cargo Pier 26 - 30 feet 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Mean Tide 3 feet

Anchorage 51 - 55 feet 15.5 - 16 meters

Oil Terminal 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Small

Shelter Fair

Max Vessel Size Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type Coastal Natural

Turning Area

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 Moderate

Marine Railroad

Degauss -

Drydock Size

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail