Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Thursday, June 1, 1967 @ 1930
IBERIC (1961-1976 Passenger / cargo ship 510 feet long of Shaw Savill & Albion Line, London) Own Page

Shaw Savill Line's IBERIC arrives at King George V Dock, Glasgow to load for Melbourne (Australia)

Arrived fromPlantation Quay, GlasgowPort of RegistryLondon (England, UK)
Arrived in berth2 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage11,248
Sailing forMelbourne (Australia) via London
Sailed from berth2 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival15' 08"
Draught aft on arrival19' 01"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Commened loading outward cargo0800 on 5th June
Outward cargoGeneral cargo 1,600 tons and 1 X 45 ton boiler
Stevedore loading outward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Heavy lifts loadedFrom a road transport low loader, loaded 1 X 45 ton boiler by ship's own gear
Completed loading outward cargo2015 on 12th June
Draught forward on sailing18' 00"
Draught aft on sailing21' 07"
Engine trialsFrom 1300-1320 hours on 10th June (with a rope across the dock)
Ships agentPatrick Henderson & Co., 95 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, C.2. Tel CENtral 9467