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Forum: J & J Denholm Yesterday, 18:20
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By BillH
Stephen, Maybe something to do with the...

Stephen,
Maybe something to do with the following shuffle
The title Denholm Shipping Co Ltd re-emerged in 1985, albeit this time around an English concern (registered No. 00709942). It had...
Forum: J & J Denholm Yesterday, 14:31
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By BillH
Denholm enlarge fleet

At the end of 2019 a third vessel was added see http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/photo.php?lid=3133551

9668556
WELLPARK (9) (2019 - )
22,469g.. 12,174. 37,429d. 179.99 (BB) x...
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 12th July 2020, 15:21
Replies: 139
Views: 62,126
Posted By BillH
The author W. J. Harvey was, maybe still is, a...

The author W. J. Harvey was, maybe still is, a member on this site
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 28th June 2020, 18:18
Replies: 10
Views: 534
Posted By BillH
Hi Pat, I hope you are keeping fit and well

Hi Pat, I hope you are keeping fit and well
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 28th June 2020, 15:29
Replies: 10
Views: 534
Posted By BillH
The Russian controlled Kherson shipyard had...

The Russian controlled Kherson shipyard had developed a type of cargo vessel designated “Dnepr Class”. Having supplied many of the class to fleets within the Eastern Bloc they were subsequently...
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 28th June 2020, 15:28
Replies: 10
Views: 534
Posted By BillH
The Military capability of LYCAON was proven...

The Military capability of LYCAON was proven during the Falklands conflict when she was chartered along with MYRMIDON and Elder Dempster’s SAPELE. Although two Blue Funnel names were in the conflict...
Forum: Elder Dempster 28th June 2020, 15:10
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By BillH
FLINTSHIRE O.N. 304392. 11,537g. 6,774n. ...

FLINTSHIRE
O.N. 304392. 11,537g. 6,774n. 543' 9" x 74' 8" x 31' 1"
9-cyl. 2 S.C.S. A. (900 x 1550mm) 9RND90 type by Sulzer Bros Ltd., Winterthur. 18,400 BHP. 21 kts.
18.6.1962: Launched by...
Forum: Ship Research 23rd June 2020, 08:51
Replies: 19
Views: 4,517
Posted By BillH
No Heyn vessel was lost in that period but...

No Heyn vessel was lost in that period but WICKLOW HEAD stranded on 2nd May 1947 in Canadian waters on Joli Point on Port Mouton Island Nova Scotia, suffering severe bottom damage, when on a ballast...
Forum: Ship Research 23rd June 2020, 08:19
Replies: 19
Views: 4,517
Posted By BillH
Gents, There was a company history book HEAD...

Gents,
There was a company history book HEAD LINE - G. Heyn & Sons Ltd by W. J. Harvey published by The World Ship Society in 1990 ISBN 0 905617 53 3.

A5 in size with 160 illustrated pages...
Forum: Ship Research 31st May 2020, 15:58
Replies: 12
Views: 791
Posted By BillH
PENNINGTON COURT O.N. 148274. 6,098g....

PENNINGTON COURT
O.N. 148274. 6,098g. 3,774n. 400.0 x 53.0 x 32.7 feet.
From 1925 to 1927: 4,742g. 2,866n. 400.0 x 53.0 x 24.7 feet.
T.3-cyl. (26”, 43” and 71” x 48”) by Blair and...
Forum: BP Shipping 8th May 2020, 20:02
Replies: 105
Views: 39,675
Posted By BillH
Sorry but in my records there is no trace of...

Sorry but in my records there is no trace of Speedy II nor Atheena Liba Loos


BRITISH JUSTICE (2) (1958 - 1973) Ocean going tanker.
O.N. 187696. 21,079g. 12,534n. 33,769d. 665' 1" x 85' 10"...
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 5th May 2020, 10:16
Replies: 27
Views: 2,224
Posted By BillH
5216616 MADELEINE (1956 - 1970) Ice...

5216616
MADELEINE (1956 - 1970) Ice strengthened general cargo vessel.
499g. 289n. 960d. 198' 9" x 33' 0" x 12' 0".
4-cyl. 2 SCSA (340 x 570mm) oil engine by Nydqvist & Holm Ab, Trollhattan. ...
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 2nd May 2020, 09:05
Replies: 27
Views: 2,224
Posted By BillH
7116937 VENTO DI LIBECCIO / VOORLOPER (1971 -...

7116937
VENTO DI LIBECCIO / VOORLOPER (1971 - 1978) Tarros class.
O.N. 342888. 1,591g. 874n. 1,870d. 86.72 x 13.75 x 4.706 metres.
6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (410 x 470mm) Werkspoor 6TM410 type by...
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 1st May 2020, 13:46
Replies: 27
Views: 2,224
Posted By BillH
The top left broadside view in #13...

The top left broadside view in #13 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=13) is of a Sea Containers Group - Tarros Class roro container vessel
Forum: J & J Denholm 29th February 2020, 16:47
Replies: 5
Views: 947
Posted By BillH
Thank you Sir, appreciated Below is what I have...

Thank you Sir, appreciated
Below is what I have in relation to the three vessels and typifies the detail contained in every vessel history.

8110942
NORTHERN INSTALLER (1986 - 1989)
As built: ...
Forum: J & J Denholm 29th February 2020, 13:36
Replies: 5
Views: 947
Posted By BillH
Northern explorer

I continue compiling a company fleet history for my book currently under consideration by a publisher.

However I have a a query with this vessel. I'm not sure if anyone can answer with certainty...
Forum: Tugs 21st February 2020, 18:12
Replies: 14
Views: 1,575
Posted By BillH
I was always of the understanding that when a...

I was always of the understanding that when a foreign flag visits a port then the flag of the host country is flown as courtesy on the vessel fore mast. That being the case this would be in the USA.
Forum: Tugs 21st February 2020, 13:40
Replies: 14
Views: 1,575
Posted By BillH
I think there was a HAMTUN similar to SIR BEVOIS....

I think there was a HAMTUN similar to SIR BEVOIS. They built replacements of the same names in the 1980's I believe.

The SIR BEVOIS, I believe went to Liverpool renamed AMANDA HOWARD working with...
Forum: Dredgers 17th February 2020, 20:16
Replies: 3
Views: 1,154
Posted By BillH
Below as per IHSF SeaWeb, my data source ...

Below as per IHSF SeaWeb, my data source

Construction Detail
Statcode5:B33B2DT; Standard design:Damen MAD 3500; Hull Material:Steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:1 dk; Bulbous bow

Service...
Forum: Dredgers 11th February 2020, 16:32
Replies: 3
Views: 1,154
Posted By BillH
CEMEX GO INNOVATION (IMO No. 9848675) 4,000g....

CEMEX GO INNOVATION (IMO No. 9848675)
4,000g. ? n. 6,850d.
103.5 (BB x 22.0 x 9.1 (7.0 dt) metres
Damen standard design – MAD 3500 type - Trailing suction hopper dredger
19/12/2017:...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 26th January 2020, 10:35
Replies: 28
Views: 6,227
Posted By BillH
The ROCKNES that rolled over 9229910 ...

The ROCKNES that rolled over

9229910
KVITNES / ROCKNES Belt-unloading bulk carrier.
O.N. 94803. 17,357g. 5,748n. 28,100d. 166.30 (BB) x 24.75 x 10.40 metres oa.
8-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (430 x...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 26th January 2020, 10:25
Replies: 28
Views: 6,227
Posted By BillH
7341685 RISNES Risnes class - Gearless bulk...

7341685
RISNES Risnes class - Gearless bulk carrier.
As built: 3,645g. 2,297n. 5,699d. 102.27 (BB) x 15.57 x 6.833 metres oa.
Post 1992: 3,341g. 2,297n. 5,790d.
Post 1994: ...
Forum: Houlder Brothers 21st January 2020, 09:05
Replies: 17
Views: 2,607
Posted By BillH
CYMBELINE (1974 - 1984) O.N. 308136. ...

CYMBELINE (1974 - 1984)
O.N. 308136. 5,513g. 2,779n. 7,975d. 112.78 x 16.36 x 7.640 metres.
5-cyl. 2 S.C.S.A. (560 x 1000mm) 3,860 bhp Sulzer 5RD56 type oil engine manufactured by Sulzer Bros...
Forum: Ship Research 19th January 2020, 12:14
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By BillH
This is the only RIBERSBORG I can locate at...

This is the only RIBERSBORG I can locate at present. RIBERSBORG being a former name so probably not the same vessel

CARINA
499g. 160' 0 x 30' 7
(10 kts)
1/1954: Completed by Kalmar Varv, ...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 11th January 2020, 15:13
Replies: 131
Views: 32,984
Posted By BillH
For anyone interested, The World Ship Society Ltd...

For anyone interested, The World Ship Society Ltd in 2005, published the book JEBSENS by W. J. Harvey ISBN 0 - 9543310 - 6 - 0

It tells the history and development of the company up to that...
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