Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

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Tuesday, September 19, 1967 @ 1250
AJAX (1958-1972 General cargo ship 492 feet overall of Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel Line, Liverpool) Own Page

Alfred Holt's Blue Funnel AJAX arrives in Glasgow and loads for Singapore via Birkenhead

Arrived fromLondon (UK) via Elderslie Drydock (Glasgow)Port of RegistryLiverpool (England)
Arrived in berth1 King George V Dock, Glasgow : with her head southGross Tonnage7,969
Sailing forSingapore via Birkenhead
Sailed from berth1 King George V Dock, Glasgow : with her head south
Draught forward on arrival12' 07"
Draught aft on arrival18' 11"
Cargo carried on arrivalLight ship = no cargo on board
Commened loading outward cargo20 September @ 0800
Outward cargoGeneral cargo
Stevedore loading outward cargoStrathclyde Stevedores
Completed loading outward cargo27 September @ 1700
Draught forward on sailing16' 06"
Draught aft on sailing23' 00"
Ships agentRoxburgh, Colin Scott & Co. Ltd., 80 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, C. 1. Tel. CENtral 9891
Sailed0125 on 28 September for Singapore via Birkenhead