COLLINGWOOD (1981)

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COLLINGWOOD (1981)

Post by yorkieman » Tue Oct 18, 2011 5:26 pm

On trials
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At Hull in 2005
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16/02/2005 Hull
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18/09/2005 Hull
and as SMIT COLLINGWOOD on the Mersey 03/10/2008
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Re: COLLINGWOOD (1981)

Post by Bill Harvey » Tue Oct 18, 2011 5:34 pm

COLLINGWOOD (3) (1981 - 2007)
O.N. 389168. 259g. 0n. 30.64 x 9.33 x 2.663 metres.
Two, 6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (254 x 305mm) Ruston 6RK3CM type engines by Ruston Diesels Ltd.,Newton-le-Willows, geared to twin forward mounted Voith-Schneider type multi-directional propulsion units. 2,640bhp. 12.8 kts. 32 tons bollard pull.
20.11.1980: Launched by Richard Dunston (Hessle) Ltd. (Yard No. 928) for the Alexandra Towing Company Ltd.
12.1.1981: Completed (£980,000).
1.1.1996: Owners restyled as Howard Smith Towage Ltd.
8.10.2001: Owners restyled as Adsteam Towage Ltd.
2007: Adsteam’s Liverpool operation sold to Smit, Rotterdam, vessel transferred to Smit Harbour Towage (UK) Ltd. and renamed SMIT COLLINGWOOD.

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