Large Moorings & Crossroads

Large Vessel Moorings & Crossroads Buoy

Commercial moorings are available for vessels up to 180m LOA in the Carrick Roads and up to 60m in the Inner Harbour.

The Crossroads Mooring is a Class 1 Admiralty swinging mooring suitable for vessels up to 180m in Length and 10.5m draft. For vessels less than 180m drafts of up to 15m may be accommodated.

The moorings unique position, inside the Carrick Roads, means that it is sheltered from all but the strongest southerly winds. See BA chart 32.

The mooring can be utilised for a range of vessel calls, including shelter from weather, waiting for a berth or port services, short-term lay by, service calls, passage preparation, project mobilisation or in-water survey.

Enquiries

Falmouth Harbour welcome all enquiries and can organise buoy jumping services to enable safe mooring / unmooring operations.

Conveniently positioned within the shelter of the Inner Harbour and within easy reach of the commercial port and town are Falmouth Harbour’s five class 5 Admiralty Moorings. See BA chart 18

The moorings are perfectly suited for small to medium-sized craft up to 64m LOA such as, large yachts, superyachts, sail training ships and charter vessels.

Depending on a vessel’s characteristics, they can be occupied in both ahead and astern configuration with the option for vessels to lie alongside each other, or as swinging moorings.

Frigate

45m x 4m and 40m x 5m (swinging)

60m x 5m (fore and aft to Packet)

Caldy

50m x 4.5m (fore and aft to Jubilee)

60m x 5m (fore and aft to Packet)

Jubilee

33m x 4.5m (swinging)

64m x 4.5m (fore and aft to Cutty Sark)

Jubilee

33m x 4.5m (swinging)

64m x 4.5m (fore and aft to Jubilee)

Cutty Sark

25m x 4.5m (swinging)

Commercial Buoys Allocation

Falmouth Harbour welcomes all enquires for use of these facilities.

Our Commercial Buoys Allocation and Use document provides additional information.