Petrolina VI

27th September 2004, 16:18
PETROLINA VI pictured at Genoa july 1984 under repair.She is one of 10 sisters/similars built by Lithgows in the middle 60s for B.P.12950 BRITISH VINE.Broken as VINE.
Now remain still in service only one of them the Turkish flagged PARA the first
of the series built as BRITISH HOLLY.

28th September 2004, 05:31
Nice shot of good Clyde built ship.Thanks for info on PARA-amazing that she is still sailing.

14th October 2005, 19:00
This was the first ship I sailed on as an engineer cadet in 1975, as I recall we celebrated her 10th birthday! amazing to hear that she is still in service.