NORTHERN STAR - IMO 7911052
|Photographer:||Lee Brown [View profile]||Title:||NORTHERN STAR||Added:||Jan 08, 2006|
||Chemical and Product Tankers|
|Just moored in the drydock of the Manchester Drydock Company and waiting for the water to be drained Ship was the effluent coastal tanker NORTHERN STAR. May 1988.She was purpose built in Norway to transport liquid chlorine from the ICI works at Weston Point, Runcorn to Duponts at Londonderry,N.I. Her dimensions enabled her to lock from the Mcr Ship Canal to the Weaver Navigation and load directly at the ICI Castner Keller Works.
Thanks to Alan Barton and Bjorn Knudsen for info.
|Vessel type:||Oil Products Tanker|
|Gross tonnage:||1,085 tons|
|Summer DWT:||1,063 tons|
|Last known position:|
|62°52’14.64” N, 6°56’14.1” E|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|8.8kts, 138° (133°)|
|Arrival:||26th Oct 2017|
|2 months 22 days ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2017 October 26th, 22:00:25 UTC||Tlf+4777587661|
|2017 March 14th, 10:00:19 UTC||Tlf+4777587661|
|2016 June 27th, 12:00:14 UTC||Russian Zone|
|2016 March 5th, 08:00:02 UTC||Barentssea|
|2016 February 23rd, 18:00:38 UTC||Tromse|
|2015 August 16th, 13:00:36 UTC||Tromse|
|2015 July 24th, 19:00:40 UTC||Barentsea|
|2015 July 5th, 09:00:02 UTC||Hopen|
|2015 June 5th, 20:00:26 UTC||Tromso|
|2015 March 21st, 06:00:18 UTC||Trommse||
© Allan RO
© Geir Vinnes
© Geir Vinnes
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IMO 7911052 now as 2000 NORVARG
Lee. I have just noticed, your title is incorrect and needs altering to NORTHERN STAR, I hope you don't mind me pointing this out as it makes an excellent photo difficult to find when searching the name.
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She was purpose built in Norway to carry bulk liquid chlorine from ICI Castner Kellner Wks, Weston Point,Runcorn, Cheshire,UK. to Duponts, Londonderry, NI. Her dimensions were specific to allow her to lock from the Manchester Ship Canal into the Weaver Navigation to load the product at ICI. |
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