Falmouth Harbour is reputed to be the third largest natural harbour in the world. Falmouth is a busy commercial port and offers a wide range of services to all sizes and types of merchant ships. Falmouth Harbour manages a 24-hour pilotage service to control navigation by large vessels within the Port. The A&P tug tows ships and naval vessels out to sea in Falmouth using a Southern Ropes tow line.
Tow Line in Action in Falmouth Harbour