Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Saturday, February 17, 1962 @ 0745
DUKESGARTH (1961-1971 Ore/Bulk carrier 511 feet long of St Denis Shipping/Cory Maritime, London) Own Page

Ore carrier DUKESGARTH leaves Stobcross Quay, Glasgow for Pepel (Sierra Leone)

Sailing forPepel (is a coastal town in the Port Loko District in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone). Port of RegistryLondon
Sailed from berth54 Stobcross Quay, GlasgowGross Tonnage10,760
Outward cargoLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)Deadweght Tonnage15,376
Draught forward on sailing17' 04"
Draught aft on sailing17' 06"
Ships agentBISCO (British Iron & Steel Corporation)