Wisbech

Authority:
Fenland District Council Nene Ports Authority Operator: Port of Wisbech Ltd
Ownership:
Municipal
Contact:
Nene Ports Authority (Fenland DC)
Harbour Office
The Boat House
Harbour Square
Wisbech
Cambs
PE13 3BH

Tel: 01945 588059
E-mail: info@portofwisbech.co.uk
Website: www.portofwisbech.co.uk
Transport Connections:
A17, A47 east coast to A1/M1 Single/dual carriageway
Nearest passenger rail: King’s Lynn 15km
Nearest int’l airport: Stansted 90km
Other connections: River Nene
Location:
Lat: 52⁰ 40’ N; Long: 00⁰ 10’ E
Storage:
Open: 4000 sq m
Covered: 4000 sq m
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
The following vessels are exempt from compulsory pilotage:

(a) ships and pleasure vessels of less than 20 metres in length;

(b) fishing vessels of less than 47.5 metres in length

Port Duty Officer Mob: 07860 576685 (VHF ch 9)
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
800,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master & Head of Marine Services: Jamie Hemming E-mail: JHemming@fenland.gov.uk Tel:01945 586704

1, Queen Street, Wisbech, PE13 3BH

The Port of Wisbech Ltd.

Nene parade,Wisbech,

Cambs., PE13 3BB

Managing Director: Peter Allen

Tel:- 01945-587070 Email: info@portofwisbech.co.uk
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators
Cranes
Rail mounted: 2 max 10T
Mobile: 20T Max
Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 6 max capacity 30T
Bulk conveyors: 2 max capacity 30 tonnes/hr
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest products
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 8.5m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 13m; LOA: 83m; draft: 6m;
DWT: 5000
No of berths: 10
Berths total length: 800m
Facilities and Services:
100 tonne Slipway for boats up to 24 m

Chandlers; Bunkering; Towage, Weighbridge