Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Tuesday, January 9, 1968 @ 1050
AUTOMEDON (1949-1971 General cargo ship 487 feet long of Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel Line, Liverpool) Own Page

Alfred Holt's AUTOMEDON arrives at King George V Dock, Glasgow from Singapore via Liverpool

Arrived fromSingapore via LiverpoolPort of RegistryLiverpool (England, UK)
Arrived in berth3 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage7,636
Sailing forSingapore via Dublin (Ireland)
Sailed from berth3 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Draught forward on arrival15' 08"
Draught aft on arrival18' 05"
Cargo carried on arrivalGeneral cargo 404 tons
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1100 on 9th January
Stevedore discharging inward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Completed discharge of inward cargo0930 on 12th January
Commened loading outward cargo0800 on 10th January
Outward cargoGeneral cargo 850 tons
Stevedore loading outward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Completed loading outward cargo1645 on 12th January
Draught forward on sailing13' 10"
Draught aft on sailing21' 10"
Ships agentRoxburgh, Henderson & Co. Ltd., 80 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, C. 1. (from October 1967)