Silloth

Authority:
Associated British Ports
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Dock Office,
Silloth Wigton
Cumbria CA7 4JQ

Tel: 01697 331 358
Website: www.abports.co.uk
Email: silloth@abports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
B5302/A595 to A74(M6) North
B5302/B5305 to M6 South
Location:
Lat: 54⁰ 52’ N; Long: 003⁰ 24’ W
Storage:
The port offers around 1,800sqm of covered warehousing and 3ha of open storage, with a further 75,000sqm of covered warehousing available near the port estate
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk
Pilotage:
The Port of Silloth operates a tidal ‘Local Port Service (LPS)
Compulsory 50m LOA and over
VTS Channel 12
Pilot station located off Workington, Channel 14 confirm ETA 12 hours prior to arrival, via agent or pilotage co-ordinator:
016973 31215
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
150,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Capt Tim Riley

Deputy Harbour Master: Ashraf Hossain

Senior Marine Operator: Andrew Winter

Email: tim.riley@abports.co.uk

Mob: +44 (0)7798 848919

Dock Office, Silloth Wigton, Cumbria CA7 4JQ
Tel: 01697 331 358
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring by D A Harrison: Tel: 016973 42277
Mobile cranes, forklifts, shovels, haulage and Storage
Shipping agent: J Stronach Ltd Tel: 016973 31456
Fax: 016973 32808
Principal Activities:
Grains,
Fertilizers,
Feeds,
Cement,
Building materials,
Wood pulp
Access and Accomodation:
Tidal access to enclosed dock (190m x 120m)
Max size of vessel: 90m x 13.5m x 6.0m (larger vessels up to 100m x 14.5m will be considered subject to risk assessment)
DWT approx 3000 tonnes max
Berths 5
Facilities and Services:
F W on all berths, small ship repairs, bunkering
Waste Disposal/;
Skips supplied for ship refuse
Other waste by contractor, via ships agent.