Shipyard Quarters Marina, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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General - Shipyard Quarters Marina lies in the heart of the historic Charlestown Navy Yard. The marina is in two sections, each a wharf with docks on both sides. Pier 8 is protected by an 800' floating breakwater. Pier 6 is exposed to some swell.
Open - All year round
Position - 42° 22.4' N 71° 03' W
Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
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Approach & Entrance; From Massachusetts Bay steer a course for Boston Harbor. Make for the E side of the inner harbour. Pass the coast guard station and head for piers 6 & 8 in the navy yard. Pier Six, is recognizable by the bright blue canvas awnings. Pier Eight, has a low-country style contemporary clubhouse, with a pale green shed roof.
Berths & Moorings - 300 slips with 100 reserved for visitors. Reservations are recommended
Maximum length - 300'
Formalities - Not known
VHF Ch - 9
Call sign -
Water - On the pontoons
Electric - On the pontoons
Fuel - None.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - CCTV and card access to gates.
Internet Access - Not known.
Other Facilities & Services - Picnic Area with Grills. Jogging Paths. Roller Blade & Bike Paths. Park. Tea Party Ship and Museum. Cable TV. Dockside Phone. Toilets. Showers. Laundry. Pump out. Engine Repairs. Electrical Repairs. Electronic Repairs. Hull Repairs. Rigger. Bottom Cleaning. Brightwork. Refrigeration. Divers
Chandlers/Ships Store - Not Known
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping - Within 1 mile; Bakery. Dry Cleaners. Wine & Beer. Convenience Store. Delicatessen. Liquor Store. Farmers' Market - Wednesday afternoon. Meat Market. Bank with ATM. Post Office. Beauty Salon. Laundry. Newsstand. Supermarket. Fishmonger. . Bookstore. Pharmacy. Hardware Store. Stationers
Eating Out - There are several restaurants near to Shipyard Quarters Marina