Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

News Event

Thursday, September 24, 1964 @ 1450
CLAN MACLENNAN (1947-1971 General cargo ship 466 feet long of Clan Line, Glasgow) Own Page

CLAN MACLENNAN arrives at 9 King George V Dock, Glasgow to load for Aden and Colombo

Arrived fromBirkenhead (England, U.K.) via Elderslie Drydock (Glasgow)Port of RegistryGlasgow
Arrived in berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage6,366
Sailing forAden (Yemen) and Colombo (Ceylon) via Birkenhead
Sailed from berth9 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival12' 06"
Draught aft on arrival15' 09"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Commened loading outward cargo0800 on 25th September
Outward cargoGeneral cargo 750 tons and 2 X 30-ton heavy lifts,
Stevedore loading outward cargoRenfrew Stevedoring Company Limited, King George V Dock, Glasgow, S.W.1. Telephone GOVan 2241
Heavy lifts loadedLoaded 2 X 30-ton heavy lifts, total 60 tons, from floating crane NEWSHOT
Completed loading outward cargo1615 on 1st October
Draught forward on sailing12' 06"
Draught aft on sailing18' 05"
Ships agentCayzer, Irvine & Co. Ltd. / Clan Line, 109 Hope Street, Glasgow, C.2. Telephone CENtral 7050