Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Saturday, March 24, 1962 @ 1405
PATAPSCO RIVER (General cargo ship 439 feet long) Own Page

PATAPSCO RIVER arrives at Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow to load scrap metal for Japan

Arrived fromEmden (Germany)
Arrived in berth15 / 16 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (head west)
Sailing forJapan via Liverpool
Sailed from berth15 / 16 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (head west)
Draught forward on arrival7' 06"
Draught aft on arrival15' 00"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight ship - no cargo on board
Commened loading outward cargo0830 on 26th March
Outward cargo2,663 tons of scrap metal
Stevedore loading outward cargoJ F Wilson
Completed loading outward cargo1130 on 7th April
Draught forward on sailing14' 03"
Draught aft on sailing18' 00"