Saskatchewan Pioneer

Bob S
18th November 2004, 12:51
The Canadian bulk carrier SASKATCHEWAN PIONEER moored in Gravesend Reach on the River Thames during September 1984. Operated by Pioneer Shipping Ltd.

18th November 2004, 14:46
I/m sure that/s when I saw her also,the first time since her building on the Clyde.Seem to remember that there was a dock strike and she was waiting a berth at Tilbury Grain Terminal.

19th November 2004, 13:33
They are three sisters and now SASKATCHEWAN PIONEER are unnder HK flag

19th November 2004, 14:41
A couple of shots of her-launch at Govan 13 July 1983 and a few months later in Princes Dock in Glasgow preparing to enter the Govan Drydocks for pre trials painting.
There/s a shot elsewhere in this Forum of one of her sisters,SELKIRK SETTLER.

Bob S
19th November 2004, 15:10
Thanks for that, I didn't know she was British built.