Kyle Of Lochalsh

Authority/Operator

Highland Council

UK Ports Association

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

Ownership

Municipal

Contact

The Harbour Office
Fishery Pier
Kyle of Lochalsh
Ross-shire IV40 8AJ

Tel: 01599 534589

Fax; 01599 534167
Email: robert.thomson@highland.gov.uk
Website:  www.highland.gov.uk

Pilotage

By arrangement with pilotage authority

Approx annual tonnage

10,000

Principal traffic

Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passengers;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest products;
Oil/petroleum;
Offshore;
General cargo;
Fish;
Military vessels

Access/Accommodation

Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 12m
Max size of vessel accepted:
LOA: 120m; draft: 7m LAT
No of berths: 5
Berths total length: 400m

Location

Lat: 57⁰ 16.8’ N; Long: 05⁰ 42.8’ W
Between narrows of Kyle Rhea and Kyle Akin adjacent to Isle of Skye.

Port contacts

Harbour Master: Robert Thomson
Assistant Harbour Master: Donald Cameron
Normal hours: 24hrs
24-hr Tel: 01599 534167

Transport connections

A87 (T) dual carriageway
Rail-connected/Rail freight terminal
Facilities for container transfer and loose cargo
Nearest passenger rail: on harbour
Nearest int’l airport: Inverness 130km
Other connections: Ferries Mallaig to Kyle and rtn

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by port authority.

Cranes
Mobile: 2 max 10T; 1 max 30T; 1 max 40T; 1 over 40T
Ro-ro
Graduated slipway projecting 10m below LAT and 20m wide

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 1 max capacity 5T (forklifts up to 10T available locally)

Facilities & services

Moorings for leisure craft; Laying up berths; Ship repair (limited); Towage; Chandler; Bunkering; Ice supply

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Tide Times & Heights for Kyle Of Lochalsh on 26th July 2017
03:47 - Low Tide ( 0.39m )
09:38 - High Tide ( 5.17m )
15:56 - Low Tide ( 0.63m )
21:50 - High Tide ( 5.30m )

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