King’s Lynn

Authority/Operator:

Associated British Ports

UK Ports Association

The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk

Ownership:

Company owned

Contact

St Annes Fort,
King’s Lynn
Norfolk PE30 1QS
Tel: 01553 691 555
Website:  www.abports.co.uk

Pilotage

Compulsory all vessels Tug attendance for vessels over 74km LOA Without special manoeuvring devices.
VTS Channel 14

Approx annual tonnage

Data to follow

Principal traffic

Dry bulks;
Grain/Feedstuffs;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest products;
Oil/Petroleum;
Other liquid bulk

Access/Accommodation

Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 7.0m
Max size of vessel accepted:
beam: 13.8m; LOA: 140m; draft: 5.5m
DWT: 5500
No of berths: 4
Berths total length: 500m

South Quay
Max depth: 5.5m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 14m; LOA: 97m; draft: 5.5m
DWT: 3,000

Port of King's Lynn

Location

Lat: 52⁰ 45.5’ N; Long: 00⁰ 23.5’ E
At mouth of River Great Ouse in southwest corner of Wash.

Port contacts

St Annes Fort,
King’s Lynn,
Norfolk
PE30 1QS
Tel: 01553 691 555

Storage

Open: Extensive
Covered: 13,000 sq m

Transport connections

Road:
A47 to A1 to Midlands and North;
A17 to N Midlands;
A10/M11 to London

Rail connected/rail freight terminal
Nearest passenger rail: King’s Lynn 1.5km

Nearest int’l airport: Norwich 65km

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by port authority and Private operators

Cranes
Rail mounted: 6 max 10T; 2 max 30T
Mobile: 2 max 10T; 1 max 40T
Linkspans: 1 capacity 100T

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 10 max capacity 25T
Tugmasters: 4
Bulk conveyors: 5

Facilities & services

Chandlers

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VESSELS IN AND AROUND THE PORT

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TIDE TABLE FOR KING’S LYNN”
Tide Times & Heights for King's Lynn on 26th July 2017
04:55 - Low Tide ( 1.43m )
08:55 - High Tide ( 7.20m )
17:16 - Low Tide ( 1.06m )
21:20 - High Tide ( 6.73m )

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