CHARTER SHIPPING CO.ltd London(P & O Group)

tanker
4th October 2008, 13:05
DERBY on sea trials ,built 1960 by John Brown & co.-OKEANIS 68-BU Kaohsiung 7-8-76.
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BillH
4th October 2008, 13:25
DERBY on sea trials ,built 1960 by John Brown & co.-OKEANIS 68-BU Kaohsiung 7-8-76.
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They also had a dry cargo vessel at the other end of the size spectrum. TANMERACK 1,598g. built at Troon 1967. Sold to S. W. Coe, Liverpool 1973 and became QUICKTHORN

KenLin39
4th October 2008, 14:27
DERBY on sea trials ,built 1960 by John Brown & co.-OKEANIS 68-BU Kaohsiung 7-8-76.
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Federal line as was Lincoln and Kent. Ken.

David Wright
27th October 2008, 16:07
DERBY on sea trials ,built 1960 by John Brown & co.-OKEANIS 68-BU Kaohsiung 7-8-76.
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I joined the SS Derby as a Junior Engineer in ANTWERP as she finished her dry docking. Nothing worked properly but that was not the problem! She was a very unhappy ship all due to one engineering officer making everyone's life a misery. Glad to get off her 5 months later!

David Wright