Cowes Harbour Commission
UK Ports Association
British Ports Association (BPA)
Isle of Wight PO31 7AS
Compulsory all vessels over 48m LOA.
20m LOA and > 12 PAX (passenger vessels only).
Cowes Harbour Radio on VHF ch 69
Compulsory pilotage for vessels 61m LOA and above. VTS Channels 12
Approx annual tonnage
Unit loads ( ro/ro);
Max Depth: 5.7m (MHWS)
Max size of vessel accepted
Beam: 14m; LOA: 100m; Ddraft: 5.4 (MHWS)
No of berths: 5; Berths total length: 360m
Lat: 50° 46’ N; Long: 01° 17’ W Solent, north coast of Isle of Wight
CEO and Harbour Master: Capt Stuart McIntosh
Normal hour: 0830 – 1700
Open: 2000 sq m
Roads: A3020/A3021 single
Nearest passenger rail: Southampton 16km
Nearest int’l airport: Southampton 20km
Commercial cargo handling facilities
Stevedoring provided by private operators.
Cranes: 2 mobile max 10T
Heavy lift (cargo loads) at National Power plc.
Berth, East Cowes (by prior arrangement).
Other handling equipment
1 forklift; 2 skid-steer loader;
1 mechanical shovel
Facilities & services
Moorings for leisure craft; ship/repair/graving
Docks; Chandlers; Yacht marina; Bunkering;
Towage; – via agent
PD Port Services 01983 292501
Cansbrooke Shipping 01983 284100
Faversham Shipping 01983 200677
VESSELS IN AND AROUND THE PORT
MAP VESSEL KEY Click here to view the map vessel 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.