Port of Sunderland
Port of Call
Here are the harbor characteristics, water depths, entrance restrictions, tug and pilotage requirements, lift and crane availability, supplies and services to assist you in planning your next port of call at Port of Sunderland
General Information
Latitude:   54° 54' 25" N   Publication:   192
Longitude:   1° 21' 35" W   Chart:   35043
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:   No
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Medium   Harbor Type:   River Tide Gate
Shelter:   Good   Turning Area:   Yes
Maximum Vessel Size:   Over 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   Yes   Swell:   Yes
Ice:   No   Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:   Yes  
Water Depth
Channel:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Anchorage:   41 - 45 feet
12.5 - 13.7 meters
Cargo Pier:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Oil Terminal:   26 - 30 feet
7.1 - 9.1 meters
Mean Tide:   11 feet  
Pilotage
Compulsory:   No   Advisable:   Yes
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:    
Tugs
Assist:   Yes   Salvage:    
Quarantine
Pratique:       Deratt Cert:   Yes
Other:      
Communications
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:    
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:    
Air:   Yes   Rail:   Yes
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Ice:      
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:   Yes
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:   Yes   Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:   Yes  
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:   Yes   Navigation Equipment:   Yes
Steam:      
Supplies
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:   Yes   Engine:   Yes
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Major   Drydock Size:   Very Small
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:   Yes
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   Yes
 
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