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Man of War Harbor (Key West Harbor)

Man of War Harbor (Key West Harbor)

Characteristics

Description

The best anchorage for medium-draft vessels less than 200 feet long is N of the city in Man of War Harbor.
Depths: 14 to 26 feet.
Mariners should exercise caution to avoid the visible and submerged wrecks in the harbor.
It is protected against heavy seas by Frankfort Bank and Pearl Bank, on theWand Fleming Key on the E.
Small craft usually anchor E of Wisteria
Island, to theWof the main ship channel.
10/03/2010
Update
bjvlb
Le meilleur accostage pour les navires de moins de 60 m se situe au N de la ville dans Man of War Harbor.
Profondeur: de 4,2 à 7,8 m
Attention aux épaves submergées dans le port.
Le port est protégé de la houle par Frankfort Bank et Pearl Bank, sur l'W, et Fleming Key sur l'E.

Les petits bateaux accostent en général à l'E de Wisteria Island, à l'W de Main Ship Channel.

10/03/2010
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Man of War Harbor (Key West Harbor)
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Sites around Man of War Harbor (Key West Harbor)
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Marquesas Keys (Florida)

18nm
270°
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8 Apr 12

Boca Chica Key Key West NAS (Florida Keys)

5.8nm
80°
Boca Chica Key is an island in the lower Florida Keys approximately 3 miles east of the island of Key West.
Its name is Spanish for "small mouth", (not "girl mouth" as many assume, since chica used as an adjective in Spanish means small).It is mainly composed of salt marshes (mangroves) ...
15 Apr 10

Stock Island (Florida Keys)

3.4nm
80°
Stock Island is an island in the lower Florida Keys immediately east of Key West (separated from Key West by Cow Key Channel, which is only about 75 yards (70 m) wide).Immediately northwest is Key Haven (official name Raccoon Key), from which it is connected by causeway with US 1 ...
19 Mar 10

Fleming Key (Florida Keys)

1.2nm
17°
Fleming Key is an island off the northwest corner of the island of Key
West, Florida in the lower Florida Keys. It is roughly 2 miles (3.2 km) long by a quarter mile wide.
It is connected to the island of Key West by the Fleming Key Bridge.
The island and bridge ...
19 Mar 10

Sigsbee Park (Dragues Key) (Florida Keys)

1.8nm
57°
Sigsbee Park, also known as Dredgers Key, is an island about a half mile north of Key West island. It is connected to the island of Key West by Sigsbee Road. The island and causeway are part of the Key West Naval Air Station. It is primarily used for Navy housing.
It also includes ...
19 Mar 10

Key West harbor (Florida)

0nm
170°
Key West Harbor is 134 miles and 151 miles SW of Miami Harbor via the inside and coastwise routes, respectively.
The harbor proper is in front of the city of
Key West, protected on the E side by the island and on the other sides by Tank and Wisteria Islands, reefs, and sand ...
10 Mar 10

City Marina (Key West)

0nm
169°
Occupies a good portion of the rear of Key West Bight.
230 slips with 30 Transit. (< 50 feet)
81 moorings with 20 to visit. Yachts
Phone: (305) 292-8167
Fax: (305) 293-6477
Minimum depth: 10 feet.
230 slips with 30 Transit. (< 50 feet)
81 moorings with ...
12 Nov 11

Conch Harbor Marina (Key West)

0nm
143°
Marina located northeast of key West Bight Marina.
Phone: (305) 294-2933
Fax: (305) 294-0432
Mail: dockmaster@conchharbormarina.com
Minimum depth: 10 feet
9 Mar 10

Galleon Resort and Marina (Key West)

0.1nm
231°
Galleon Marina occupies Key West Bight's northwestern corner.
Phone:305-292-1292
Fax: 305-294-0653
Mail: info@galleonmarinakeywest.com
91 slipss for yachts up to 140 feet.
Excellent shelter.
Depth: 9 feet minimum
9 Mar 10

A and B Marina (Key West)

0.1nm
197°
Deep water marina accommodates vessels up to 140 feet. It is located just south of the Galleon Marina.
30 slips
Minimum depth: 7 feet
Phone: 305-294-2535
Fax:  305.292.0359
Mail: ABMarina@aol.com
9 Mar 10

Wisteria Island (Florida Keys)

0.6nm
292°
Wisteria
Island, also known as Christmas Tree Island, is a privately-owned. It is located 280 yards (260 m) north-northeast of Sunset Key (Tank
Island), its closest neighbor.Large numbers of liveaboard boats are moored near the island, which has recently become the center of ...
19 Mar 10

Ocean key Resort and Marina (Key West)

0.3nm
241°
Nestled between Key West Harbor and Mallory Square.
Phone: 305.296.7701
Fax: 305.292.7685
11 Mar 10
Local Area

Key West (Florida)

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The Keys ( Florida)

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West Florida

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Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico is the ninth largest body of water in the world. The shape of its basin is roughly oval and approximately 810 nautical miles (1,500 km) wide and filled with sedimentary rocks and debris. Tidal ranges are extremely small due to the narrow connection with the ocean. Considered ...
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NW Atlantic Ocean

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Stock Island (Florida Keys)

Stock Island is an island in the lower Florida Keys immediately east of Key West (separated from Key West by Cow Key Channel, which is only about 75 yards (70 m) wide).Immediately northwest is Key Haven (official name Raccoon Key), from which it is connected by causeway with US 1 ...
19 Mar 10
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