USNS NEPTUNE TARC2 - IMO 8834897
|Photographer:||DEREK SANDS [View profile]||Title:||USNS NEPTUNE TARC2||Added:||Jan 16, 2011|
|Location:||Southampton, United Kingdom|
|Built 1946 by Pusey & Jones, Wilmington, Del as
"WILLIAM H.G.BULLARD" 3929gt
BU Brownsville 1.10.05 [Intnl Shipbreaking Ltd]
seen at Southampton "Neptune" is in the foreground with unknown cable ship next and General cargo ship "Flyer" furthest away
*scanned from a slide by the late Ron Hutchings"
[No IMO - DA 30/9/2016]
|Vessel type:||Cable Layer|
|Gross tonnage:||4,617 tons|
|Summer DWT:||5,201 tons|
© Allan RO
© Marc Piché
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I had no idea of her identity.
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I think the second cable vessel is T-ARC3 Aeolus. She certainly seemed to go around with T-ARC2 Neptune, and was in Southampton in September 1973, although at that time with no stripes on the funnels.
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