Washington Navy Yard
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 Washington Navy Yard
General Information
Latitude:   38° 52' 19" N   Publication:   CP03
Longitude:   76° 59' 44" W   Chart:   12289
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:   Yes
ETA Message Required:       Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Small   Harbor Type:   River Natural
Shelter:   Excellent   Turning Area:    
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:   Yes  
Water Depth
Channel:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Anchorage:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
Cargo Pier:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Oil Terminal:    
Mean Tide:   3 feet  
Compulsory:   Yes   Advisable:    
Available:       Local Assist:    
Assist:   No   Salvage:   No
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:   Yes
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:   Yes   Rail:   Yes
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:      
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:   Yes
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:   Yes   Engine:   Yes
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Limited   Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:   Very Small   Garbage Disposal:   Yes
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   No
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