port townsville /port lauceston

humphreys1
18th August 2011, 18:31
I Sailed both the above ships 69/70 ish 3 months on the aussie caost happy days any info on above appreciated

shipmate17
18th August 2011, 18:55
Hi,
PORT TOWNSVILLE id 5282641. Built 1951 by Swan.Hunter & Wigham Richardson.Wallsend. grt 8070. scrapped Castellon July 1977.
PORT LAUNCESTON id 5282421. Built 1957 by Harland & Wolff. Belfast. ex 1977 UNITED VANTAGE. scrapped Koahsiung 23/1/1980.
Cheers.

adm
10th November 2011, 17:37
does anyone know the yard number for the Port Townsville, built 1951, I think I found an orginal G.A. plan recently during a house refurishment programme