ALBERT (1972)

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Patrick Hill
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ALBERT (1972)

Post by Patrick Hill » Mon Oct 17, 2011 3:49 pm

"Albert" seen at Southampton 18/11/1984.
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Re: ALBERT (1972)

Post by Bill Harvey » Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:15 pm

ALBERT (2) (1972 - 1999)
O.N. 357428. 272g. 0n. 107' 1" x 30' 10" x 14' 0"
9-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (12½" x 14½") Ruston 9ATCM type engine by Ruston Paxman Diesels Ltd.,Lincoln, geared to a fixed pitch propeller operating within a Kort steerable nozzle. 2,190bhp.13¼ kts. 40 tons bollard pull.
15.2.1972: Launched by Richard Dunston (Hessle) Ltd., Hessle (Yard No. S.883) for the Alexandra Towing Company Ltd.
4.1972: Completed (£230,480).
1.1.1996: Owners restyled as Howard Smith Towage Ltd.
1999: Sold to REBONAVE-Reboques e Assistencia Naval Lda, Setubal and renamed MOURISCAS.
2000: Sold to TINITA – Transportes e Reboques Maritimos Lda, Viana do Castelo, Portugal and renamed BARRA DE AVEIRO.
6.2007: Renamed BARRA DE VIANA.
4.2008: Sold to Leopard Shipping Ltd., St. Vincent & the Grenadines (Jan Stepniewski i S-ka Sp z oo, Gdynia, Poland, manager) and renamed FELIS under Slovakia flag.
11.2010: Still in service.

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Re: ALBERT (1972)

Post by Magoonigal » Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:27 pm

With Royal Princess later Artemis in the background.
Paul Hood.

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Re: ALBERT (1972)

Post by Patrick Hill » Mon Oct 17, 2011 6:04 pm

Magoonigal wrote:With Royal Princess later Artemis in the background.
Yup, it was her maiden sailing, never to be seen again in the UK - well that's what was said then. :lol:

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Re: ALBERT (1972)

Post by yorkieman » Tue Oct 18, 2011 5:20 pm

As FELIS on 03/07/2009, sorry can't immediately find who sent this to me!
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George Robinson
Freeman of Eriskay

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