Station Information

Station ID: 335
Latitude: 51.466667
Longitude: 0.366667
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 83
Time span of RLR data: 1961 – 1983
RLR completeness (%): 96
Time span of metric data: 1929 – 2013
Metric completeness (%): 67
Date of last update: 17 Jan 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Tilbury 170/083 RLR(1982) is 11.5m below BM TQ 6397 7511

Documentation added 1994-09-20

A Cary-Porter stilling well gauge was in use from 1912 to July 1950. A Kent gauge was installed in February 1951,another Kent in December 1967 and a further Kent in January 1979.
Tilbury is an historic station last data 1983

Documentation added 2001-01-02

Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from the University of Nottingham web site: http://ukcogr.iessg.nottingham.ac.uk/~eosi/ GAUGE RESITED IN 1967

Data Authority

Port of London Authority
London River House
Royal Pier Road
Kent DA12 2BG