Port of Swansea

United Kingdom

General Information

Address Harbour Office, Lock Head
Kings Dock
Swansea SA1 1QR
United Kingdom

Port Authority Associated British Ports

Phone 0870 609 6699

Fax 01792 332 255

Email jfitzgerald@abports.co.uk

Coordinates 51º 37' 0'' N, -3º -55' -59'' W

Decimal 51.6166667, -3.9333333

UN/LOCODE GBSWA

Port Type Seaport

Port Size Medium

Website www.abports.co.uk/custinfo/ports/swansea.htm

Terminal No

Port Detail

Region North Atlantic

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 6 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 11 - 15 feet 3.4 - 4.6 meters

Cargo Pier 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Mean Tide 6 feet

Anchorage 21 - 25 feet 6.4 - 7.6 meters

Oil Terminal 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Medium

Shelter Excellent

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 Medium

Degauss -

Drydock Size Medium

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail