Cowes

Authority:
Cowes Harbour Commission Red Funnel – West Cowes and East Cowes(details below) PD Ports – Medina Wharf (details below)
Ownership:
Trust Port
Contact:
Harbour Office,
Town Quay
Cowes,
Isle of Wight PO31 7AS

Tel: 01983 293952
Email: chc@cowes.co.uk
Websites:
www.cowes.co.uk
www.cowesharbourcommission.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A3020/A3021 single
Nearest passenger rail: Southampton 16km
Nearest int’l airport: Southampton 20km
Location:
Lat: 50° 46’ N; Long: 01° 17’ W Solent, north coast of Isle of Wight
Storage:
Open: 2000 sq m
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
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

Agent PD Port Services Phone: +44(0)19 83 292501 Email:pdiow@pdports.co.uk

Email: chc@cowes.co.uk
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
500,000
Port Contacts:
Storage

Open: 2000 sq m

Transport connections

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
Linkspans: 1
Other ro-ro
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

PD Ports

Medina Wharf
Arctic Road
Cowes
Isle of Wight
PO31 7PG

Tel:01642 877000

Email:enquiries@pdports.co.uk

Red Funnel Ferries
12 Bugle Street
Southampton, SO14 2JY
Tel: 02380 248500, 02380 248501
Email:post@redfunnel.co.uk
Agribulks, Dry Bulk Cargo, Forest Products, Project Cargo, Steel and Metals

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
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators.

Cranes: 2 mobile max 10T
Linkspans: 1
Other ro-ro
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

PD Ports

Medina Wharf
Arctic Road
Cowes
Isle of Wight
PO31 7PG

Tel:01642 877000

Email:enquiries@pdports.co.uk

Red Funnel Ferries
12 Bugle Street
Southampton, SO14 2JY
Tel: 02380 248500, 02380 248501
Email:post@redfunnel.co.uk
Agribulks, Dry Bulk Cargo, Forest Products, Project Cargo, Steel and Metals
Principal Activities:
Unit loads ( ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passenger;
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest Product;
Oil/Petroleum;
General cargo
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
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
Facilities and 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