Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Sunday, March 18, 1962 @ 2205
VOLGA (General cargo ship 326 feet long) Own Page

VOLGA arrives in Rothesay Dock, Clydebank with a cargo of steel coils from Ventspils, Latvia

Arrived fromVentspils ( a town in northwestern Latvia in the historical Courland region of Latvia)
Arrived in berth15 / 16 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (head east)
Sailing forAvonmouth (England, U.K.)
Sailed from berth15 / 16 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (head east)
Draught forward on arrival19' 03"
Draught aft on arrival20' 10"
Cargo carried on arrival2,825 tons of steel coils
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1300 on 19th March
Stevedore discharging inward cargoJ F Wilson
Completed discharge of inward cargo1900 on 20th March
Outward cargoLight ship ( = empty of cargo / no cargo on board)
Draught forward on sailing3' 06"
Draught aft on sailing18' 00"