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Henk
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KINGSTON

Post by Henk » Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:59 pm

SUN XXIV
1975 - 1992
Alexandra Towing Co.Ltd.- Liverpool.
Launched 11-12-1961; delivered June 1962 by J.Pollock Sons Co.Ltd.- Faversham. (2127)
26,90 x 25,15 x 6,99 x 3,36 x 3,01 m.
113 grt.
G.H.U.Y.
5344437 Lloyds Register
4SA 6 cylinder Mirrlees/Bickerton & Day, 381x457; 2 generators 27,5 kW/440 V/60 Hz.
730 bhp.
13 knots.
10 tons BP.
In 1975 rought in by London Tugs.
In 1992 renamed KINGSTON by Subsearch - Newhaven
From 1962 till 1969 as SUN XXIV with W.H.Alexander.
In 1997 to Dutch owner and in June at Newhaven captured due to drugstransport.
In 1999 as KINGSTON to Southampton via H.G. Pounds Shipbrookers & Shipbreakers - Portsmouth.
In 2000 as KINGSTON to J.Ellingsone - Southampton.
In 2001 as KINGSTON to Eveleigh - Southampton.

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Re: KINGSTON

Post by davidships » Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:03 am

When was this? And what was she towing?
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Re: KINGSTON

Post by Henk » Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:53 am

Those pictures are made 25-03-2007 passing Terneuzen on her way to Antwerpen with an empty barge.
Joop Marechal pictured her in IJmuiden at 09-04-2007 with the same barge, now loaded!

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Re: KINGSTON

Post by Henk » Wed Aug 05, 2015 6:54 pm

Pictured Wandelaar Pilot Station 15-07-2015

Photo's: Ronald Ribbe
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Re: KINGSTON

Post by Henk » Wed Aug 05, 2015 6:55 pm

Pictured Wandelaar Pilot Station 15-07-2015 KINGSTON's tow

Photo'S: Ronald Ribbe
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Kingston sleep Spirit of Future© RIBBE (13).JPG
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Re: KINGSTON

Post by Henk » Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:25 pm

Breskens 06-02-2018 connecting her tow bound for Lissabon.

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