Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Friday, November 29, 1963 @ 0845
ELPENOR (1954-1978 General cargo ship 487 feet long of Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel Line, Liverpool)) Own Page

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

Arrived fromSingapore and Hong Kong via LiverpoolPort of RegistryLiverpool (England, U.K.)
Arrived in berth1 / 2 King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)Gross Tonnage7,757
Sailing forGovan Drydock, Govan, Glasgow
Sailed from berth1 /King George V Dock, Glasgow (with her head south)
Cargo carried on arrivalGeneral cargo 757 tons and 297 tons of bulk oil
Commenced discharge of inward cargo1000 on 29 November for bulk oil and 0930 on 29 November for general cargo
Stevedore discharging inward cargoRenfrew Stevedoring Company Limited, King George V Dock, Glasgow, S.W.1. Telephone GOVan 2241
Completed discharge of inward cargo1550 on 29 November for oil and 1700 on 2 December for general cargo
Outward cargoLight-ship (= empty of cargo = no cargo on board)
Draught forward on sailing12' 00"
Draught aft on sailing17' 06"
Ships agentRoxburgh, Colin Scott & Co. Ltd., 69 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, C. 1.