Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Thursday, October 15, 1964 @ 2105
CLAN MACGOWAN (1963-1969 General cargo liner 471 feet long of Clan Line / King Line, Glasgow : 1985 scrapped at Calcutta)) Own Page

CLAN MACGOWAN arrives at 9 King George V Dock, Glasgow to discharge 2,030 tons of general cargo

Arrived fromCape Town (South Africa) via Liverpool and GreenockPort of RegistryGlasgow (Scotland, U.K.)
Arrived in berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Net Tonnage4,909
Sailing forLiverpool (England, U.K.)Gross Tonnage8,811
Sailed from berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival17' 09"
Draught aft on arrival19' 10"
Cargo carried on arrivalGeneral cargo 2,030 tons
Commenced discharge of inward cargo0800 on 16th October
Stevedore discharging inward cargoRenfrew Stevedoring Company Limited, King George V Dock, Glasgow, S.W.1. Telephone GOVan 2241
Completed discharge of inward cargo1800 on 22nd October
Outward cargoLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Draught forward on sailing8' 05"
Draught aft on sailing17' 00"
Engine trials22nd October from 1645 to 1700 hours with a rope across the dock
Ships agentCayzer, Irvine & Co. Ltd. / Clan Line, 109 Hope Street, Glasgow, C.2. Telephone CENtral 7050

CLAN MACGOWAN arrived at Glasgow to discharge Clan Line cargo, and after unloading, left Glasgow for Liverpool on a Shaw Savill Line charter (her Glasgow Agents then being Patrick Henderson Company)