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    ABLE Seaton Port - River Information

    Seaton Channel is a private shipping channel that supports ABLE Seaton Port. The channel runs 0.60NM west from the River Tees Turning Circle which is located 2NM from the Tees Fairway Buoy. This gives the port unparalleled sailing times to open sea in comparison with other ports on the River Tees.

    Characteristics Information
    Air Draft Restrictions None
    Fairway Buoy Depth -15.4mCD
    Turning Circle Depth -14.1mCD
    Turning Circle Diameter 520m
    Channel Length 1,270m
    Channel Overall Width 142m
    – Channel One Width 142m -5.00mCD
    – Channel Two Width 120m -6.50mCD
    – Channel Three Width 85m -9.50mCD
    Mean High Water Springs (MHWS) 5.55mCD
    Mean Low Water Springs (MLWS) 0.90mCD
    Mean High Water Neap (MHWN) 4.30mCD
    Mean Low Water Neap (MLWN) 2.00mCD
    Highest Astronomical Tide (HAT) 6.10mCD
    Lowest Astronomical Tide (LAT) 0.00mCD
    Max. Depth of Water (MHWS) at Quayside 20.5m
    Quayside Height 7.85mCD

    Points of Contact:

    ABLE UK Ltd

    +44 (0)1642 806080

    Harbour Master

    For general enquiries including the issuing of Notices to Mariners contact: harbourmaster@pdports.co.uk

    +44 (0) 01642 277205

    Svitzer Tugs Ltd

    +44 (0)1642 247277