LAT 58 D 26.5min N
LONG 003 Deg 04min W (chart No. 1462)
Approaches – Chart No 1462
IMRAY Chart C23
Wick Harbour Approaches
South Pier Leading Sector Light
- W/R/G 3 seconds
Leading lights into Outer Harbour are two fixed Red lights in line,
20 metres apart, near root end of South Pier, not visible until entrance is opened.
F.R 5m F.R 8m
Harbour Bridge Sector Light
Dir.Iso.WRG 4 seconds ( Gordon put in bold )
Entrance between North and South River Piers marked by double Red and Green vertical fixed lights.
2 F.R VERT 2 F.G VERT
Port Closed Signal
A black ball is hoisted by day, or a fixed Green light shown by night, on a prominent mast at South Head.
VHF Ch16, or working channel Ch 14 (during office hours and as required.) If no contact, telephone 01955 602030. (24 hours)
The Harbour consists of three basins:-
The Inner Harbour is the main fishing and leisure berthing area and gives access to the 80 berth Marina.
The Lifeboat berth is adjacent to the RNLI Station.
used for temporary berthing, fuelling, and summer berthing.
Depth alongside -Inner/Outer = -1.71m. CD
Main commercial quay, in regular use, larger vessels wishing to use this area should consult the Harbourmaster about shipping movements.
Total quayage = 1366 metres.
River Basin = -4.20m. CD
Max. length of Vessels = up to 89m (contact harbourmaster if vessel over 85m)
Sandbar outside the River Basin is now – 2.60m CD (March 2018)
Commencement of dredging expected May 2018 .
Check with Harbour Office for further information and advice.
Bulk water on most quays – River Basin, 50T/Hr.
Toilet and shower facilities are available for visitors at a nominal charge, situated on the Telford Jetty
Contact the Harbour Office to arrange access during your stay.