Wells-next-the-Sea

Authority:
Wells Harbour Commissioners
Ownership:
Trust Port
Contact:
The Old Lifeboat House,
West Quay
Wells-next-the-Sea,
Norfolk NR23 1AT

Tel: 01328 711646
Email: harbouroffice@wellsharbour.co.uk
Website: www.wellsharbour.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Nearest passenger rail: King’s Lynn 40km
Nearest int’l airport: Norwich 48km
Location:
Lat: 52⁰ 59’ N; Long: 00⁰ 49’ E
Storage:
One acre of outdoor winter storage (October to May), for resident vessels situated at east end of the Harbour conveniently located to water’s edge. Warehousing available on request.
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Vessels should contact Harbour Master on Channel 12 for advice on entry.
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
Nil
Port Contacts:
Port contacts Chairman: Tony Pannell
Harbour Master: Robert Smith
Normal hours: 0900-1300, 1400-1700 24-hr Tel: 01328 711646
Harbour Master: Mobile: 07775 507284
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Port Feeder vessel (for commercial transportation) of cargo/equipment, fork lift and port HGV for transportation requirements.
Principal Activities:
N/A
Access and Accomodation:
Harbour entrance is regularly dredged.
Inner Harbour : max size vessel 37m(LOA) Draft 3m
Outer Harbour : max size vessel 28m (LOA) Draft 3m
Water Depth
3m Outer Harbour
2.8m springs Inner Harbour
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; visitor berths & moorings; quayside for craning / hard standing, slipway for launching and recovery, secure compound, security lighting, regular surveillance, one acre of outdoor storage, bunkering, warehousing and office accommodation, boat hoist, tractor for trailer launching, pilotage; slipway trolley for repairs; chandlers.
Outer Harbour for commercial vessels with 165m shore accessed pontoons with all associated services including fuel, fresh water and electricity.
Port Feeder vessel (for commercial transportation), fork lift and port HGV for transportation requirements.
Waste disposal: Sewage disposal point, bins for general garbage.