Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Wednesday, July 24, 1963 @ 0930
AMENITY (1944 - 1968 General cargo coaster 211 feet long of F T Everard, London) Own Page

Everard's coaster AMENITY arrives at Rothesay Dock, Clydebank with Clinker from Drogheda (Ireland)

Arrived fromDrogheda (Ireland)Port of RegistryLondon
Arrived in berth2 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage881
Sailing forPartington (on Manchester Ship Canal)Deadweght Tonnage1155
Sailed from berth2 Rothesay Dock, Clydebank, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival13' 03"
Draught aft on arrival13' 06"
Cargo carried on arrivalClinker 1,080 tons
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1000 on 24th July
Stevedore discharging inward cargoJ F Wilson, 24 Prince's Dock, Glasgow, S.W.1. Telephone IBRox 2345
Completed discharge of inward cargo1700 on 24th July
Outward cargoLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Draught forward on sailing5' 06"
Draught aft on sailing10' 10"