CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

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CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

Post by Deepol » Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:59 am

Steel and Bennie tug later part of the Cory Clyde fleet on takeover in the 1970s. She had a long life on the Clyde before being sold on in 1997 as CHIEF R. in 1998 she became WARM SEAS IV and ended her days far away from the Clyde on the Alang beaches arriving there on March 3rd 2005.
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In near original colours but with Cory funnel with Argentinian Rio Segundo in 1973.
Chieftain-Govan16Aug76001.jpg
In Cory's new colours in 1976.
Chieftain1-Havis-ErskineBridge11March93.jpg
In the latter Cory colours at Erskine in 1993 with gas tanker Havis heading back to Govan from trials. Just realised that there's 20 years' difference in the first and last pics.....
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Re: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

Post by Deepol » Wed Mar 04, 2015 11:41 am

Some more memories of her.
Chieftain-pFairfieldYard-100_2377.JPG
Steel and Bennie colours passing the Fairfield yard from a tv documentary on the Clyde.
ChieftainThundererRavniKotariBantry81.jpg
With Thunderer and Bantry Bay at Meadowside.
Vanguard-Chieftain-Shieldhall1976.jpg
With Vanguard at Shieldhall.
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Re: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

Post by Dennis Maccoy » Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:19 pm

Chieftain at Greenock on 10 May 1970.
Chieftain, 10 May 1970_1.jpg
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Re: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

Post by Deepol » Fri Nov 11, 2016 11:48 am

Nice to see the Steel and Bennie funnels.
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Re: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

Post by Dennis Maccoy » Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:01 pm

At Greenock again on 27 July 1979, in Cory colours.
Chieftain, 27 July 1979_1.jpg
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