Stromness

Authority:
Orkney Islands Council Marine Services
Ownership:
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Contact:
Harbour Authority Building
Scapa,
Orkney KW15 1SD

Tel: 01856 873636
Fax: 01856 873012
Email: harbours@orkney.gov.uk
Website: www.orkneyharbours.com
Transport Connections:
A965
Nearest passenger rail: Thurso
Nearest int’l airport: Inverness
Nearest local airport: Kirkwall
Location:
Lat: 58° 58’ N; Long: 03° 17.5’ W West side Orkney mainland.
Storage:
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UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 65m passenger, 75m other
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
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Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Brian Archibald
Pier Master
Normal hours: 0700 – 1900
Tel: 01856 850744
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators
Linkspans
Principal Activities:
Unit loads (ro-ro),
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passengers;
Dry bulks
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 5m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 20m; LOA: 110m; draft: 5m
No of berths: 3
Berths total length: 383m
Facilities and Services:
Bunkering; Chandlers;
Waste Disposal:
Skips on piers for combustible & non- combustible waste.
Tanks on main piers for the reception of small quantities of waste oil.
Small quantities of bilge water can be disposed of by arrangement with the Harbour Authority –
Tel: 01856 873636