Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Sunday, June 7, 1964 @ 0845
RUDOLF KARSTENS ( 1956-1966 General cargo coaster 48.65 metres 160 feet long of German owners) Own Page

RUDOLF KARSTENS arrives at Shieldhall, Glasgow with steel from Port Talbot (Wales)

Arrived fromPort Talbot (Wales, U.K.) via DublinPort of RegistryHamburg, Germany
Arrived in berth1 Riverside Quay, Shieldhall, Glasgow (with her head westGross Tonnage357
Sailing forNew Ross (Ireland / Eire)Deadweght Tonnage565
Sailed from berth1 Riverside Quay, Shieldhall, Glasgow (with her head west
Draught forward on arrival8' 00"
Draught aft on arrival9' 06"
Cargo carried on arrivalSteel 379 tons
Commenced discharge of inward cargo0800 on 8th June
Stevedore discharging inward cargoJames Spencer & Company, 165 Finnieston Street, Glasgow, C 3 Tel CEN 5224 (5 lines)
Completed discharge of inward cargo1430 on 8th June
Outward cargoLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Draught forward on sailing5' 00"
Draught aft on sailing8' 06"