Port & Habours
Isle of Man
for overview. A Mariners' Guide from 1861 Quiggin's Almanac is available.
Working clockwise round the coast from Douglas the main ports
- Douglas - the chief port of the
- Derbyhaven - now of historical
- Castletown - 'mean and narrow'
- Port St. Mary - one time fishing
- Port Erin - intended as main port but
after failure of breakwater never achieved importance
- Peel - fishing port
- Ramsey - had shipyard
- Laxey - of importance during the
mining period 1840-1900