Port of Leith

United Kingdom

General Information

Address Leith Port Office
Imperial House, Albert Dock
Leith, Edinburgh EH6 7DN
United Kingdom

Port Authority Forth Ports PLC

Phone 44 131 555 8750

Fax 44 131 555 1212

Email david.macpherson@forthports.co.uk

Coordinates 55º 58' 59'' N, -3º -10' 0'' W

Decimal 55.9833333, -3.1666667

UN/LOCODE GBLEI

Port Type Seaport

Port Size Large

Website www.forthports.co.uk

Terminal No

Port Detail

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 2 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 21 - 25 feet 6.4 - 7.6 meters

Cargo Pier 26 - 30 feet 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Mean Tide 2 feet

Anchorage 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Oil Terminal 26 - 30 feet 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Medium

Shelter Good

Max Vessel Size Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type River Tide Gate

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 Major

Marine Railroad

Degauss -

Drydock Size Medium

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail