Bridgwater

Authority

Sedgemoor District Council
Operators: Hanson, Nuclear Electric

UK Ports Association

British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk

Ownership

Company owned/Municipal

Contact

The Old Malt House
West Street,
Banwell
Somerset BS29 6DB

Tel: 01934 822666
Fax: 01934 823111
E:mail: harbour.master@sedgemoor.gov.uk

Pilotage

Compulsory vessels over 30m LOA VTS Channel 8

Approx annual tonnage

90,000

Principal traffic

Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest Products

Access/Accommodation

 

River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 5.5m Note all berths are NAABSA, they dry at low water

Max sixe of vessel accepted:
LOA: 82m; draft: 4.5m; DWT: 2,400

Any vessels over 75m in length by prior arrangement with the Harbour Master
No of berths: 2
Berths total length: 200m

Location

Lat: 51⁰ 10’ N; Long: 03⁰ 00’ W English side of inner Bristol Channel

Port contacts

Harbour Master: Capt. Keith Badsey
Deputy Harbour Master: Capt. Jessica Tyson
Normal hours: Variable 24-hr Tel: 01934 822666

Storage

Data to follow

Transport connections

Roads: M5 motorway, A38 dual
Nearest passenger rail: Bridgwater 5km
Nearest int’l airport: Bristol 40km

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by private operators

Cranes
Nil Ro-ro capacity at Nuclear Electric Combwich berth, normally only used for own cargoes.

Facilities & services

Moorings for leisure craft; Bunkering
Waste Disposal:
Dirty ballast and machinery oil waste discharged Into road tankers of approved contractors. 48 hrs notice to ship’s agent.
Chemical wastes from noxious liquid substances also but 72 hrs notice.
Garbage skips provided at each berth. For large amount contact ship’s agent 24 hrs before arrival.


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VESSELS IN AND AROUND THE PORT

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Shipping Map Key

PLEASE NOTE: Vessel positions may be up to one hour old or incomplete.
Data is provided for informational reasons only and is not related by any means to the safety of navigation.

TIDE TIMES AND HEIGHT Click here to view the tide times and heights for today

TIDE TABLE FOR BRIDGWATER
Tide Times & Heights for Bridgwater on 26th July 2017
09:47 - High Tide ( 4.87m )
22:02 - High Tide ( 4.94m )

CURRENT WEATHER Click here to view a 5 day weather forecast for the port

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