MOTORMAN (1965)

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MOTORMAN (1965)

Post by yorkieman » Sun Oct 16, 2011 6:28 pm

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Re: MOTORMAN (1965)

Post by Bill Harvey » Sun Oct 16, 2011 7:10 pm

MOTORMAN (2) (1965 - 1984) twin screw tug.
O.N. 305779. 98g. 83' 9" x 24' 1" x 10' 10"
Two, 6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (8¾" x 11½") Blackstone EVS6M type engines by Blackstone & Company Ltd., Stamford, single reverse reduction geared to twin screw shafts. 920bhp. 10kts. 11 tons bollard pull.
15.12.1964: Launched by Humber St. Andrews Engineering Company Ltd., Hull (Yard No. 6) for United Towing Company Ltd., Hull.
20.2.1965: Completed.
21.1.1970: Owners restyled as United Towing Ltd.
1974: Humber Tugs Ltd., appointed as managers.
17.3.1978: Owners restyled as North British Maritime Group Ltd., (same managers).
1984: Sold to Roger KlyneShipping Ltd., Lowestoft and renamed ANGLIAN MAN. (ANGLIANMAN ?)
1984: Transferred to Klyne Winnie Tugs Ltd., Lowestoft.
1988: Sold to G. Beezley, Hartlepool and renamed CLEVELAND MAN. (CLEVELANDMAN ?)
1989: Sold to the Colne Shipping Company Ltd., Lowestoft and renamed ETA.
2003: Sold to Eta Srl, Romeand converted into a yacht.
2010: In service.

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Re: MOTORMAN (1965)

Post by Patrick Hill » Sun Oct 16, 2011 7:59 pm

"Motorman" working at Central Dry dock Hull 22/07/1983.
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