Almerian pre City of Leeds

mikekhh
27th August 2016, 10:35
Crew Lists Almerian pre City of Leeds
Please add any Crew Lists or individual names and dates you may have to this thread.
Thanks and Cheers
Mike

Brief History
Launched 08 June 1956
Completed October 1956
Builders Caledon S. B. & E. Co., Dundee
Engined Central Marine Engine Works
Engine Details Triple expansion + LP turbine DR geared with hydraulic coupling
Sisters Antaolian (pre C/o Durham (III)), Castilian (pre City of Peterborough (I)), Lancastrian (pre C/o Leicester (II))
She was completed for Ellerman & Bucknall with E & P as Managers
She was the last steam ship built for Ellermans
1962 renamed City of Leeds
1964 reverted to Almerian
1966 on charter to Cunard on their Great Lakes service
Renamed Assyria
October 1966 reverted to Almerian
1967 on charter to Cunard on their Great Lakes service
Renamed Asia
October 1967 reverted to Almerian
18 December 1969 sold to Galaction Shipping Co. Ltd., Famagusta
Renamed Theokletus
1974 sold to Marcoroma Cia. Naviera, Panama
05 May 1974 left Singapore Roads for breaking up in China

European Officers and POs On Board: 25 June 1968
Master: I. Jamieson
Chief Officer: DF Steer
2nd Officer: E. Lee
3rd Officer: WF Oxford
Radio Officer: PG Lyons
Ch. Engineer: KA Dines
2nd Engineer: KP Hynes
3rd Engineer: PJ Connor
4th Engineer: P. Nash
5th Engineer: DW Gardner
Ch. Steward: JE Johnson
Bosun: J. Jordan
Carpenter: C. Holden

European Officers and POs On Board: 16 December 1968
Master: A. Allister
Chief Officer: DF Steer
2nd Officer: JM Summers
3rd Officer: WF Oxford
Radio Officer: H. Holdridge
Ch. Engineer: KA Dines
2nd Engineer: KP Hynes
3rd Engineer: PJ Connor
4th Engineer: P. Nash
5th Engineer: J. Byrne
Ch. Steward: JE Johnson
Bosun: J. Smith
Carpenter: J. Coyle

European Officers and POs On Board: 19 March 1969
Master: TB Davies
Chief Officer: DF Steer
2nd Officer: JM Summers
3rd Officer: WF Oxford
Navigating Cadets: R. Davidson, A. Johnstone
Radio Officer: H. Holdridge
Ch. Engineer: KA Dines
2nd Engineer: KP Hynes
3rd Engineer: PJ Connor
4th Engineer: P. Nash
5th Engineer: J. Byrne
Ch. Steward: JE Johnson
Bosun: J. Smith
Carpenter: J. Coyle

European Officers and POs On Board: 15 September 1969
Master: RE Whittle
Chief Officer: LR Staines
2nd Officer: JM Summers
3rd Officer: R. Pryce
Radio Officer: H. Holdridge
Ch. Engineer: KA Dines
2nd Engineer: KP Hynes
3rd Engineer: AT Byrne
4th Engineer: J. Byrne
Assistant Engineer: WM Harrison
Ch. Steward: JE Johnson
Bosun: A. McLean
Carpenter: A. Potysz

papayanni
16th November 2016, 19:11
January to March 1963: we went to Borneo as City of Leeds, Captain Matheson Master, me, Peter Mann, Junior Apprentice on first trip. The senior apprentice was surnamed Bell. The third officer was surnamed Joubert. The sedcond officer was tall, thin and bald.

chadburn
16th November 2016, 19:48
One of the best M/E set ups there was.