Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Friday, January 12, 1968 @ 1000
STATESMAN (1948-1962 General cargo ship 442 feet long of T & J Harrison Line, Liverpool) Own Page

Harrison Line's STATESMAN arrives at King George V Dock, Glasgow from Demerara via Liverpool

Arrived fromDemerara (Guyana) via LiverpoolPort of RegistryLiverpool (England, UK)
Arrived in berth1 Riverside Quay, Shieldhall, Glasgow Gross Tonnage7,259
Sailing forPlantation Quay, Glasgow
Sailed from berth1 Riverside Quay, Shieldhall, Glasgow
Draught forward on arrival25' 06"
Draught aft on arrival27' 00"
Cargo carried on arrivalGeneral cargo
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1000 on 12th January
Stevedore discharging inward cargoClyde Port Authority, 16 Robertson Street, Glasgow, C. 2.
Completed discharge of inward cargo23rd January (333 tons of inwards cargo left on board)
Draught forward on sailing9' 10"
Draught aft on sailing19' 00"
Engine trialsSlow turn at 1700 on 22nd January
Ships agentPrentice, Service & Henderson Ltd., 68 Gordon Street, Glasgow, C.1. Tel 0141- 248-4011