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Name & Description: PORT OF BOSTON, MA- Section Included: Boston Harbor, including all the tidewater lying within a line from Point Allerton to Point Shirley, and extending westward to the mainland, comprising an area of approximately 47 square miles. Controlling Depth: Main Ship Channel to opposite Pier 49, 36.1 feet. Other channels range from 15 to 40 feet. President Roads Anchorage, 38.1 feet. Project Depth: A channel 40 feet deep in general, but 45 feet through rock 900 feet wide, widening at the outer  end to 1,100 feet from the sea to President Roads, through Broad Sound. Other channels range from 12 to 40 feet.
Traffic Type: Domestic
Measure: Trips (#)
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All Drafts 206,449 87,272 38,851 31,243 27,186 103,296 43,665 19,538 15,620 13,632 103,153 43,607 19,313 15,623 13,554 204,538 85,386 36,718 28,994 24,571 102,270 42,693 18,359 14,497 12,292 102,268 42,693 18,359 14,497 12,279 6 7 155 81 18 3 3 151 41 10 3 4 4 40 8 496 484 516 454 497 266 246 270 227 261 230 238 246 227 236 302 327 404 352 354 166 168 209 173 181 136 159 195 179 173 1,107 1,068 1,058 1,362 1,746 591 555 549 682 888 516 513 509 680 858
  0-5 ft. 203,405 70,963 1,001 28,210 24,661 101,583 35,392 464 14,042 12,285 101,822 35,571 537 14,168 12,376 202,774 70,385 388 27,643 23,832 101,387 35,193 194 13,818 11,919 101,387 35,192 194 13,825 11,913 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 12 4 30 66 25 1 1 17 32 11 11 3 13 34 14 61 78 127 106 81 6 12 56 34 43 55 66 71 72 38 558 496 454 393 721 189 186 197 158 312 369 310 257 235 409
  6-9 ft. 2,079 4,476 35,790 1,630 1,638 1,040 2,227 17,876 803 803 1,039 2,249 17,914 827 835 1,763 4,176 35,329 763 739 882 2,088 17,665 385 373 881 2,088 17,664 378 366 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 130 118 113 117 175 66 59 57 58 87 64 59 56 59 88 58 35 77 93 42 33 12 26 40 14 25 23 51 53 28 128 145 271 656 681 59 68 128 320 329 69 77 143 336 352
  10-12 ft. 194 305 117 101 130 106 169 66 56 69 88 136 51 45 61 0 114 0 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 114 112 64 30 78 65 60 34 13 41 49 52 30 17 37 7 17 20 12 10 3 9 16 10 5 4 8 4 2 5 70 62 33 59 42 38 43 16 33 23 32 19 17 26 19
  13-14 ft. 172 186 230 117 237 126 106 129 70 128 46 80 101 47 109 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91 122 144 64 109 49 62 74 33 58 42 60 70 31 51 48 50 69 43 106 46 33 47 31 55 2 17 22 12 51 33 14 16 10 22 31 11 7 6 15 2 3 9 4 7
  15-17 ft. 330 349 291 293 232 214 194 149 149 134 116 155 142 144 98 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 4 4 3 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 2 1 131 99 118 165 98 74 49 62 87 55 57 50 56 78 43 118 127 72 37 41 72 84 44 21 34 46 43 28 16 7 78 123 99 87 89 65 61 41 39 42 13 62 58 48 47
  18-20 ft. 127 144 272 156 125 95 91 212 67 68 32 53 60 89 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 143 70 0 0 0 143 35 0 0 0 0 35 0 18 29 47 12 12 11 15 26 4 9 7 14 21 8 3 4 6 20 27 51 0 4 1 8 8 4 2 19 19 43 105 109 62 47 62 84 72 42 20 51 21 37 20 27 11
  21-23 ft. 63 57 60 74 56 59 53 57 65 50 4 4 3 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 14 6 0 2 1 9 5 0 0 0 5 1 63 53 56 59 49 59 51 55 55 45 4 2 1 4 4
  24-26 ft. 51 10,758 1,057 637 78 46 5,399 554 343 66 5 5,359 503 294 12 1 10,711 999 588 0 1 5,355 499 294 0 0 5,356 500 294 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 12 12 9 3 4 12 12 9 0 0 0 0 0 47 43 46 37 65 42 40 43 37 56 5 3 3 0 9
  27-29 ft. 26 25 19 17 19 25 25 17 17 19 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 6 8 8 3 8 6 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 23 17 11 8 10 22 17 10 8 10 1 0 1 0 0
  30-32 ft. 2 6 9 1 6 2 6 9 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 9 1 5 2 5 9 1 5 0 0 0 0 0
  33-35 ft. 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  36-38 ft. 0 2 4 6 2 0 2 4 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 2 2 0 2 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  39-40 ft. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  41 ft. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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