Weymouth Harbour, Dorset
Weymouth Harbour has included cross-channel ferries, and is home to pleasure boats and private yachts. Nearby to the south, the much larger Portland Harbour is home to the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, where the sailing events of the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games were held.
The disused Weymouth Harbour Tramway runs along the north side of the harbour to the also disused Weymouth Quay railway station. Immediately to the north at the harbour entrance is Weymouth Pier, separating the harbour from Weymouth Beach and Weymouth Bay. Weymouth Pavilion and the Jurassic Skyline observation tower can be found here.
Immediately to the south near the entrance to the harbour are Nothe Gardens with Nothe Fort on the promontory. Brewers Quay is a converted Victorian brewery near the Old Harbour, formerly the Devenish Brewery. Nearby is the Tudor House Museum, which used to front onto the harbour before the land opposite was reclaimed.
- Media related to Weymouth harbour at Wikimedia Commons
- Weymouth Harbour website
- Weymouth Harbour Webcam
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