King's Lynn

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The Port of King's Lynn is located on the Wash on the UK's east coast. Trunk roads connect the port to Cambridge, where the M11 leads down to the M25 and east to Leicester and the M1.

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Key statistics and berthing information

  • Handles around 500,000 tonnes each year

  • Total port acreage = 97 acres

 
Normal acceptance dimension of vessels
Dock, Jetty or Quay
Quay length
Depth of Water
Length
Beam
Draught
Approx. dwt
Alexandra Dock
350 m
5.3 m
119 m
13.85 m
5.5 m
4,000
Bentinck Dock
800 m
5.3 m
119 m
13.85 m
5.5 m
4,000
Riverside Quay
220 m
Tidal
140 m
20.0 m
 6.0 m
5,500