King’s Lynn

Associated British Ports
Company owned
St Ann’s Fort, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1QS
Tel: 01553 691 555
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
Lat: 52⁰ 45.5’ N; Long: 00⁰ 23.5’ At mouth of River Great Ouse in southwest corner of Wash.
Open: Extensive
Covered: 13,000 sq m
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
All vessels over 35 metres in length are subject to compulsory pilotage Without special manoeuvring devices.
VTS Channel 14

Pilots: 01553 763431
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
400,000 Tonnes
Port Contacts:
Port Manager: Kim Kennedy
Tel:01553 691555 2837
St Ann’s Fort, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1QS
Tel: 01553 691 555
Kings Lynn Conservancy Board, Common Staithe, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1LL
Harbour Master: Capt Patrick Jary
Mob: 07783 664351
Deputy Harbour Master: Capt Paul Bailey
Te: 01553 773411
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: Bulk conveyors: 5
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest products;
Other liquid bulk
Access and Accomodation:
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
Facilities and Services: