SUN LONDON (1977)

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SUN LONDON (1977)

Post by yorkieman » Tue Oct 18, 2011 6:01 pm

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as SERVAL on 02/11/2009
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Photo Marcel Coster
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Photo Marcel Coster
George Robinson
Freeman of Eriskay

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Re: SUN LONDON (1977)

Post by Bill Harvey » Tue Oct 18, 2011 7:10 pm

SUN LONDON (1977 - 2006)
O.N. 377447. 265g. 0n. 32.95 x 9.61 x 4.91 metres.
12-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (254 x 305mm) Ruston 12RKCM vee type engine by Ruston Paxman Diesels Ltd., Newton-le-Willows, geared to a controllable pitch propeller. 2,640bhp. 45 tons bollard pull.
11.10.1975: Ordered from Richard Dunston (Hessle) Ltd., Hessle (Yard No. 912) by Alexandra Towing Company Ltd.
19.7.1977: Launched for Alexandra Towing Company (London) Ltd.
11.11.1977: Completed (£595,000).
1.1.1996: Owners restyled as Howard Smith (London) Ltd.
2000: Transferred to Howard Smith Towage Ltd.
8.10:2001: Owners restyled as Adsteam Towage Ltd.
2005: Transferred to Felixarc Marine Ltd., Felixstowe.
2006: Sold o "Skanes Entreprenad Service" at Skurup, Sweden.
2007: On hire-purchase arrangement to ScanTugs at Malmø, Sweden.
6.2008: Equasis states Svitzer Towage Ltd, Felixstowe, (Svitzer Marine Ltd, Middlesbrough, managers).
6.4.2009: Sold to Leopard Shipping Ltd (Jan Stepniewski i S-ka Sp zoo Gdynia, Poland, manager).
7.2009: Renamed SERVAL under St. Vincent and The Grenadines flag.
11.2010: Still in service.

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Re: SUN LONDON (1977)

Post by yorkieman » Tue Oct 18, 2011 8:04 pm

At Stavanger on 01/04/2007, photo by Jan Plug
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George Robinson
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