Paljassaare

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Paljassaare
Subdistrict of Tallinn
The shoreline on the northeastern side of Paljassaare.
The shoreline on the northeastern side of Paljassaare.
Paljassaare within Põhja-Tallinn.
Paljassaare within Põhja-Tallinn.
Country  Estonia
County Flag of et-Harju maakond.svg Harju County
City Flag of Tallinn.svg Tallinn
District Flag-Pohja-Tallinn.png Põhja-Tallinn
Population (01.01.2014[1])
 • Total 583

Paljassaare is a subdistrict (Estonian: asum) in the district of Põhja-Tallinn (Northern Tallinn), Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. It's located on the Paljassaare Peninsula in the Tallinn Bay. Paljassaare has a population of 583 (As of 1 January 2014).[1]

Paljassaare Harbour[edit]

Paljassaare Harbour is a cargo port, which primarily specialises in handling mixed cargo, coal and oil products, as well as timber and perishables. The harbour is also used for cooking oil shipments by the neighbouring refinery.

The Harbour has an area of 43.6 ha and has 11 berths.

Vessels enter and leave the harbour through a canal (length of canal 800 m, width 90-150m, depth 9.0m)

Terminals of Paljassaare Harbour
  • oil terminal
  • cooking oil terminal
  • timber terminal
  • coal terminal
  • general cargo terminals (incl. reefer terminal)
  • dry bulk terminal

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Statistical Yearbook of Tallinn 2014". Tallinn City Government. p. 52. Retrieved 27 November 2014. 

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Coordinates: 59°27′49″N 24°42′09″E / 59.463571°N 24.702587°E / 59.463571; 24.702587