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  1. Iron Somersby

    Photo taken outside Port Hedland, W.A. Iron Somersby Built: Harland and Wolff, Belfast Tonnage: 57,250grt Owners: Ropner Shipping Co 1971-86: Long term charter to Broken Hill Pty !986: Somersby 1987: Chia Yun 1993: Chi Kuni 1993: Broken up Nantong.
  2. Iron Somersby

    Bulk Carrier "Iron Somersby" shown arriving at Port Kembla sometime in 1973-75 ish. Photo taken by my father who was a relief Tugmaster there at the time.
  3. Iron Somersby in Port Hedland, 1972

    IRON SOMERSBY on maiden voyage being manoeuvred to the Mount Newman Co. Pty Ltd (now BHP) ore pier at Nelson Point, Port Hedland, Australia, January 1972. The other ship is the OHTSU MARU (107,017 dwt, built 1969 Nippon Kokan). IRON SOMERSBY, launched 1971 at Harland & Wolff, Belfast, yard...
  4. Iron Somersby (1971)

    IRON SOMERSBY, launched 1971 at Harland & Wolff, Belfast, yard #1688 for Ropner Shipping Co. Ltd, London (and sister to RUDBY, yard #1684). Length 855 ft, Breadth 133 ft 6 in, Draught 48 ft 6 in, 57,250 gross, 108,174 deadweight. Nine cylinder B&W oil engine by H&W, 23,200 bhp...
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