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Photographer:Glenn Towler [View profile]Title:MERLIN ARROWAdded:Oct 04, 2007
Location:Hobart, Australia
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1990-1999 (Over 3000gt)
IMO: 9155303

A rare visitor to Hobart, Tasmania, Australia a 5th gerneration Gearbulk vessel. Seen here berthed at Macquarie Wharf no 6 and over hanging Macquarie Wharf no 5 unloading Phosphate on 21/03/2005. The ship is too tall to pass under/through the main Navigational span of Hobart's Tasman Bridge. There for the cargo had to be discharged in Hobart and Trucked to the Ferterlizer plant at Risdon.
Vessel Identification
Name:Merlin Arrow
Flag:Norway International Register
Former name(s):
- Tolten (Until 2004 Jun)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Timber Carrier
Gross tonnage:36,008 tons
Summer DWT:55,497 tons
Length:199 m
Beam:32 m
Draught:8.7 m

Additional Information
Home port:Bergen
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1999
AIS Information
Last known position:
22°34’16.85” N, 120°18’14.79” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 270° (321°)
Location:Tw Khh
Arrival:19th Oct 2016
01:30:26 UTC
Last update:
48 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 April 16th, 21:15:32 UTCTw Khh
2016 April 11th, 20:30:58 UTCCn Sha
2016 March 24th, 06:00:58 UTCJp Toy
2016 March 18th, 19:00:05 UTCJp Osa
2016 March 14th, 21:00:36 UTCJpyok
2016 February 23rd, 19:00:42 UTCAuglt
2016 February 10th, 22:00:48 UTCNz Blu
2016 January 17th, 00:00:33 UTCJp Yok
2015 December 16th, 12:00:38 UTCAuglt
2015 December 12th, 15:00:05 UTCAuntl
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