|Photographer:||Bob Scott [View profile]||Title:||CLIMPING||Added:||Mar 17, 2019|
|Captured:||November 27, 1978||IMO:||5058997||Hits:||158|
|Location:||Gravesend, London, United Kingdom|
||General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Under 3000gt)|
|1,877 grt; 2,835 dwt
Operator: Stephenson Clarke Shipping Ltd, London.
Built: 1950 by Wm Pickersgill & Sons Ltd, Southwick, Sunderland. Yard no 319.
Main engine: eight-cylinder, two-stroke British Polar M48M of 1,150 bhp at 300 rpm. Speed: 11 knots.
Built as ‘Flatiron’, upriver collier CAMBERWELL for South Eastern Gas Board (manager D K Jacobs).
1980 to breakers at Gijon, Spain 3/1.
Photo: approaching Bevans Cement Works, Northfleet, Thames to load cement clinker