Port ships official numbers

peter bush
21st May 2009, 10:32

Does anyone know where I can obtain the official numbers of the Port ships I sailed in.?

Port Nelson.
Port Alma.
Port Napier.
Port Sydney.

Thanks in hope.
Peter Bush.

21st May 2009, 11:34
Port Nelson Official no.184526 ID No 5282524

Port Alma Official no 160615 ID No 5528225

Port Napier Official no 181707 ID No 1181707

Port Sydney ID No 5282627

Information from Miramar


K urgess
21st May 2009, 11:36
Port Nelson = 184526
Port Alma (1928) = 160615
Port Napier (1947) = 181707
Port Sydney number not listed.
Those are from Miramar - http://www.miramarshipindex.org.nz/ship/list

K urgess
21st May 2009, 11:37
Snap, Spartan (Thumb)

K urgess
21st May 2009, 11:41
Unfortunately they're not listed in Duncan Haws' "Merchant Fleets - Port Line"

Hugh MacLean
21st May 2009, 17:18
Hello Peter,

PORT SYDNEY built in 1955 official number 186201.
http://gsn.ncl.ac.uk/?p=details&officialno=186201 refers.

Regards (Thumb)

peter bush
23rd May 2009, 08:42
Thank you very much to those who responded so quickly to my request. I am truly impressed.
I used to have a poster in my cabin which read.
Nil panicus illegititmus.Thanks again. Peter Bush.