Brightlingsea

Authority:
Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners Operator: Olivers Wharf Ltd
Ownership:
Trust
Contact:
Harbour Office,
4 Copperas Road
Brightlingsea,
Essex CO7 0AP

Tel: 01206 302200
E-mail: mail@brightlingseaharbour.org
Website: www.brightlingseaharbour.org
Transport Connections:
Roads: single carriageway
Nearest passenger rail: Wivenhoe 15km
Nearest int’l airport: Stansted 100km
Location:
Lat: 51⁰ 48’ N; Long:01⁰ 02’ E Thames Estuary, Essex shore, River Colne
Storage:
Open storage area 2.60 H
Covered storage 835 m3 (up to 6.00 metre height)
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory > 60m LOA by arrangement through agents. VTS Channel 68
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
50,000
Port Contacts:
Chairman: Jim Addison

Harbour Master: James Thomas

Deputy Harbour Master: David Boughton

Email: mail@brightlingseaharbour.org

Normal hours: 0800-1700hrs
24-hr Tel: 01206 302200 (answerphone outside office hours)

Olivers Wharf

Olivers Wharf Limited
Shipyard Estate
Waterside
Brightlingsea CO7 0AR

Director: Arvid Targe Email: info@olivers-wharf.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)1206 588 488
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring by private operators

Cranes

2 x Fuchs 360MHL Material Handlers / mobile cranes
Other handling equipment

1 x Long reach loading Shovel
1 x Telehandler / Forklift
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest Products;
General cargo;
Livestock;
Fish
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 5.0m
Max size of vessel accepted:
beam: 20; LOA: 120m; draft: 4.8m;
DWT: 3750
No of berths: 2
Berths total length: 170 m
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft;
Chandlers