FIGHTING COCK

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FIGHTING COCK

Post by yorkieman » Sat Oct 15, 2011 9:29 am

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Re: FIGHTING COCK

Post by Bill Harvey » Sun Oct 16, 2011 9:47 am

FIGHTING COCK (1953 - 1970) /
SLOYNE (3) (1970 - 1971)
O.N. 185469. 218g. 0n. 105' 7" x 26' 1" x 12' 4".
T.3-cyl. (17", 27½” & 45" x 30") steam engine by the shipbuilder.
12.5.1953: Launched by Cammell, Laird & Company Ltd., Birkenhead (Yard No. 1246) for North West Tugs Ltd., Liverpool.
5.6.1953: Completed.
1965: Brian S. Clark appointed as manager.
1966: North West Tugs Ltd., (same manager), was sold to the Alexandra Towing Company Ltd.
17.1.1967: Owners restyled as the Liverpool Screw Towing Company Ltd.
1970: Renamed SLOYNE.
1971: Sold to Nicolas E. Vernicos Shipping Company Ltd., Greece and renamed VERNICOS NICOS.
1988: Demolished

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Post by yorkieman » Mon Oct 17, 2011 12:37 pm

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Re: FIGHTING COCK

Post by Flyers » Wed Oct 19, 2011 7:26 pm

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Post by yorkieman » Wed Oct 19, 2011 9:48 pm

Fine view George, presumably on trials under the Cammell Laird houseflag.
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