Canterbury Star

tanker
11th February 2008, 15:13
On sea trials ,built Bartram & Sons ltd Sunderland.7,539 G.t.

rip
9th March 2008, 22:56
On sea trials ,built Bartram & Sons ltd Sunderland.7,539 G.t.

I sailed on the canterbury star from dec1975 to june 1976 aus/nz to gulf and back twice, had to change piston at sea, old sulzer rd with rotary exhaust valves

beejay
11th March 2008, 08:51
I joined the Canterbury Star as a first trip J/E August 1962 .Sulzer 8RD 76 engine,at that time she run like a sewing machine,not like some of the other vessels I was to sail on.

Regards Brian.