Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Wednesday, January 29, 1964 @ 0225
TANTALUS (1960 - 1969 General cargo ship 455 feet overall of Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel Line, Liverpool Own Page

Alfred Holt's TANTALUS arrives at Glasgow to load for Labuan (Malaysia) via Birkenhead

Arrived fromFalmouth (England)Port of RegistryLiverpool (England, U.K.)
Arrived in berth2 Riverside Quay, Shieldhall, Glasgow (with her head east)
Sailing forLabuan (a federal territory of Malaysia) via Birkenhead
Sailed from berth10 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival10' 06"
Draught aft on arrival18' 06"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Commened loading outward cargo0800 on 3rd February
Outward cargo1,100 tons of general cargo and tubes
Stevedore loading outward cargoRenfrew Stevedoring Company Limited, King George V Dock, Glasgow, S.W.1. Telephone GOVan 2241
Completed loading outward cargo1130 on 9th February
Draught forward on sailing14' 06"
Draught aft on sailing20' 01"
Ships agentRoxburgh, Colin Scott & Co. Ltd., 69 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, C. 1.