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Post by Henk » Sat Jun 14, 2014 5:53 pm

2007 -
Smit Harbour Towage (UK) Ltd.- Liverpool
Keel laid 02-07-1976; launched 27-11-1976; delivered 05-04-1977 by Jadewerft (Wilhelmshaven) G.m.b.H.- Wilhelmshaven (138)
30,76 x x 8,84 x 3,61 x 4,66 m.
249 grt.
7612620 Lloyds Register
2x 4SA 8 cylinder Maschinenbau Kiel type 8M331AK, 240x330 each connected to a Voith/Schneider propeller; 2 generators 54 kW/440 V/60 Hz.
2.700 bhp; 1.986 kW
12 knots
24 tons BP
In thye fleet in April 2007 named GLADSTONE from Howard Smith Towage Ltd.- Liverpool
Sold 14-11-2007 renamed HERCULES by Iskestugs BV - IJmuiden

Launched as PRIMUS for Primus J.W.Seetrecker GmbH & Co.KG - Bremen; completed as HERKULES and in charter with HAPAG-Lloyd.
From 1990 till 1993 in bare-boat charter with Alexandra Towing - Liverpool renamed TS HERKULES
From 1993 till 1994 charter brought in with Smit Harbour Towage (UK) Ltd.- Liverpool.
In 2016 renamed RÖNNEBECK by Unterweser Reederei GmbH - Bremen
In September 2017 renamed VB RÖNNEBECK

Photo: Joop Marechal
Smit Gladstone 071023 (6)@jmarechal.jpg
Henk de Winde

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