Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Monday, March 13, 1967 @ 1110
BALTISTAN (1953-1972 General cargo ship 478 feet overall of Frank C Strick & Co., London : 1974 scrapped after stranding) Own Page

Frank Strick's BALTISTAN arrives at King George V Dock, Glasgow to load for Doha (Persian Gulf)

Arrived fromDoha (Persian Gulf)Port of RegistryLondon (England, U.K.)
Arrived in berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage7,489
Sailing forDoha (Persian Gulf) via Manchester
Sailed from berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival11' 08"
Draught aft on arrival17' 00"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Commened loading outward cargo0800 on 14th March
Outward cargoGeneral cargo 1,300 tons
Stevedore loading outward cargoClyde Port Authority, Glasgow
Completed loading outward cargo1500 on 17th March
Draught forward on sailing15' 08"
Draught aft on sailing17' 09"
Ships agentFrank C Strick & Co. (Glasgow) Ltd., 95 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, C.2. Tel CITy 6131