Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Tuesday, January 16, 1968 @ 1410
PELEUS ( 1949 - 1972 General cargo / passenger liner 516 feet long of Ocean Steamship Company / Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel Line, Liverpool : 1972 scrapped at Kaohsiung (Taiwan) Own Page

Alfred Holt's PELEUS arrives at King George V Dock, Glasgow from Kobe (Japan) via Liverpool

Arrived fromKobe (Japan) via Liverpool Port of RegistryLiverpool
Arrived in berth4 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Net Tonnage5,852
Sailing forYokohama (Japan) via Swansea (Wales, UK)Gross Tonnage10,093
Sailed from berth4 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Deadweght Tonnage11,215
Draught forward on arrival16' 06"
Draught aft on arrival22' 03"
Cargo carried on arrivalGeneral cargo 516 tons
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1430 on 16th January
Stevedore discharging inward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Completed discharge of inward cargo0930 on 19th January
Commened loading outward cargo1500 on 17th January
Outward cargoGeneral cargo 650 tons
Stevedore loading outward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Completed loading outward cargo1130 on 21st January
Draught forward on sailing17' 00"
Draught aft on sailing21' 05"
Ships agentRoxburgh, Henderson & Co. Ltd., 80 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, C. 1. (from October 1967)