Bideford

Authority:
Torridge District Council
Ownership:
Municipal
Contact:
Harbour Office,
The Quay,
Bideford,
Devon EX39 2AG

Tel: 01237 475834
Email:harbour.master@torridge.gov.uk
Website: www.torridge.gov.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A361 single to M5
Nearest passenger rail: Barnstaple 18km
Nearest int’l airport: Exeter 64km
Location:
Lat: 51⁰ 01’ N; Long: 04⁰ 12.2’ W
On bank of Torridge, loading/discharging berths on Town Quay
Storage:
Data to follow
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels above 350 GRT Pilot Channels 16 and 12 24hrs notice
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
60,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Capt.Roger Hoad Email:harbour.master@torridge.gov.uk
Normal hours: 0900 – 1700 24-hr Tel: 01237 428700
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators
Cranes
1 Fuchs rehandler & lifting crane.
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks,
Lundy ferry terminal
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Depth varies according to height of tide
Max size of vessel accepted
Beam: 14m; LOA: 100m;
DWT: 3000 tonnes
No of berths: 2
Berths total length: 200 m
Facilities and Services:
Waste Disposal:
Garbage is collected off Bideford Quay by local services. Other wastes must be collected by approved contractors.