Bourne Harbormaster

Harbormaster Chris Southwood
Assistant Harbormasters P. Sharon Hamilton
Todd Bailey
Emily Bacchiocchi
John Thompson
Office Manager  Jennifer Chisser
Other Officers Joel Smith, Accountant Clerk
Seasonal Assistant Harbormasters  Rich Libin
Tom DeWitt
Nolan Eldridge
Lane Gaulin
VHF Hailing Channel 09
VHF Working Channel 08
Phone 508-759-0600 x1504 (Dept of Natural Resources)
508-759-2512 (Taylors Point Marina)
508-759-6105 (Monument Beach Marina/Harbor Patrol)*
*Seasonal (May – Oct)
Emergency Phone 911
Fax 508-759-8026
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Location Department of Natural Resources
24 Perry Ave
Room 102
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
Mailing Address Department of Natural Resources
24 Perry Ave
Room 102
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
Primary Patrol Vessels 25' Parker
2 - 21' Alcar Pump Out boats
19' Carolina Skiff
17' Whaler
22' Work Boat
Chart 13236
Cape Cod Canal and Approaches

Bourne Boat Ramps

Taylors Point Marina Paved Ramp - All Tides; Launching fee $10
Monument Beach Marina Paved Ramp – All Tides; No launch fee; 10 ft. height clearance; parking permit required
Barlow's Landing Paved Ramp – All Tides; No launch fee, limited permit parking; restrictions on commercial launching during the summer.
Electric Avenue - Buttermilk Bay  Paved Ramp – best at high tide; No launch fee; limited permit parking; Rt. 6 bridge height restriction to open water.
Hen Cove Paved Ramp – best at high tide; No launch fee; very limited parking
Herring Pond  Hard pack sand – shallow ramp. Managed by Mass. Div. Fish & Wildlife

Bourne Community Information

Community Information


Marine Info


Yacht Clubs & Marinas

About Bourne

English colonists lived in Bourne as early as 1627. The first free enterprise in America was located near the west end of the land cut of the present Cape Cod Canal. The Aptucxet Trading Post was situated on a piece of land between two rivers and a creek. The Manomet River connected with Massachusetts Bay and the Monument River connected to a body of water,

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Cape Cod Fisherman's Alliance

Mass Environmental Police

U.S. Coast Guard
Cape Cod Office Contact Info

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 
New England District
696 Virginia Road
Concord, MA 01742