City of Hartlepool (I)

19th August 2016, 03:43
Crew Lists City of Hartlepool (I)
Please add any Crew Lists or individual names and dates you may have to this thread.
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Brief History
Launched (Floated Out) 03 February 1979
Named 29 March 1979
Completed May 1979
Builders Appledore Shipbuilders Ltd., Appledore
Engined Doxford Engines Ltd., Sunderland
Engine Details Single acting 2 stroke 3 cylinder Doxford oil engine
Sisters City of Plymouth (I), City of Perth (VI), City of Ipswich (I), City of Oxford (V)
TEU 300
First Master was FRP Patten
First Chief Engineer was D. Vicelli
1984 renamed Laxfoss when on charter to H/f Eimskipafalag Islands (the Iceland SS Co.)
January 1985 renamed City of Manchester
1987 owned by Cunard-Ellerman
June 2007 renamed City
September 2008 renamed Zeeland
December 2009 renamed Golden Bay
08 October 2011 arrived at Chittagong for breaking up
13 October 2011 beached at Chittagong

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mike owen
21st September 2017, 14:00
I served as second engineer with Dario Vincelli for over a year and a half. this was 6 months from new. A great bloke once you got to know him.
tragically I heard that he died in an accident some time later with another company.

21st September 2017, 20:02
I sailed on her as 2/E when she was the Manchester in 1989.In Denholm IOM days.
Dario was C/E and other ex Ellerman men on board Master Dick Nightingale,Second Mate Roy Bloss,Third Engineer Hugh(Eric Morcambe)Lyons as far as l remember the rest of the lads were either RFA or Pappies men.

21st September 2017, 20:11
When was Hartlepool ever become a City????