Brightlingsea Harbour is home to the Gunfleet Wind Farm (Dong) support vessels, as well as a number of fishing vessels. Also Olivers Wharf Ltd operates a commercial wharf within Brightlingsea Harbour and subject to tidal restrictions is able to operate vessels up to 120m length overall and drafts up to 5.0m. For more details on Olivers Wharf access Olivers Wharf Ltd or Uniconnection Shipping Ltd Uniconnection.
The details of pilotage are within Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners' Pilotage Direction No 3 issued 23 July 2015. Pilotage Direction No 3.
MV Wilson Astakos in 1442hrs Thu 30th March
out 0241hrs Sat 1st April
All timings are provisional and subject to change.