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Photo Details
Photographer:Phil English [View profile]Title:Barra HeadAdded:Apr 05, 2008
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1980-1989 (Over 3000gt)
Christian Salvesen's Barra Head was one of two sisterships employed on the UK collier trade. Seen passing Gravesend downriver 6/2/82

IMO Added 7915307 Transfered to General Cargo 1980-1989
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Vessel Identification
Name:Wilson Tyne
Former name(s):
- Hordnes (Until 2003 Apr)
- Barra Head (Until 1996 Feb)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:4,913 tons
Summer DWT:7,106 tons
Length:111 m
Beam:18 m
Draught:7.3 m

Additional Information
Home port:Valletta
Class society:Bureau Veritas
Build year:1980
AIS Information
Last known position:
57°18’43.14” N, 8°50’32.26” E
Speed, course (heading):
9.9kts, 236° (237°)
Arrival:27th Mar 2017
00:00:58 UTC
Last update:
10 hours 12 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 March 27th, 00:00:58
2017 March 21st, 09:00:54 UTCGdynia
2017 March 17th, 06:00:13 UTCDunkirk
2017 March 14th, 20:00:43 UTCMoerdijk
2017 March 8th, 15:00:16 UTCMo I Rana
2017 March 6th, 06:00:29 UTCThamshavn
2017 March 2nd, 07:00:22 UTCRotterdam
2017 February 25th, 07:00:03 UTCAmsterdam
2017 February 19th, 14:00:04 UTCHammerfall
2017 February 13th, 04:00:17 UTCFoynes
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Kevin Fralley on Jan 15, 2012 21:01 (5 years ago)
"Barra Head" was actually one of three sister ships, the other two being "Sumburgh Head" and "Rora Head". I worked on "Sumburgh Head" in 1984 and "Barra Head" in 1985.
Nice little ships.
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