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Photo Details
Photographer:Allan Mears [View profile]Title:GRAND MERCURYAdded:Jun 01, 2005
Photo Category: Vehicle Carriers
Imo No.9247584
Southampton Water 29-05-2005

The motorboat in the foreground chose to breakdown in the centre of the main channel.
Vessel Identification
Name:Grand Mercury
Technical Data
Vessel type:Vehicles Carrier
Gross tonnage:58,947 tons
Summer DWT:19,121 tons
Length:200 m
Beam:32 m
Draught:7.6 m

Additional Information
Class society:Korean Shipping Register
Build year:2002
AIS Information
Last known position:
9°10’52.64” N, 79°52’20.62” W
Speed, course (heading):
11.8kts, 120° (119°)
Location:Jp Ths
Arrival:24th May 2018
20:00:01 UTC
Last update:
17 days 16 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 May 24th, 20:00:01 UTCJp Ths
2018 April 30th, 05:30:02 UTCSan Juan
2018 April 26th, 02:45:57 UTCNewark
2018 April 22nd, 17:00:59 UTCJacksonville
2018 March 25th, 11:00:40 UTCToyohashi
2018 March 4th, 18:00:36 UTCCristobal
2018 March 2nd, 05:30:26 UTCSan Juan
2018 February 25th, 18:00:19 UTCNewark
2018 February 16th, 21:00:26 UTCBalboa
2018 January 26th, 04:00:09 UTCJp Ths
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Photo Comments (2)

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BRIAN FISHER on Jun 02, 2005 17:08 (12 years ago)
Excellent series of photos Allan. It is a long time since I was at Calshot and Southampton and even then the yachts could be very frustrating by getting in the way of the camera!
Stan Muller on Jun 01, 2005 18:49 (12 years ago)
2 days earlier I photographed her arriving in Antwerp!
Not a nice place to have an engine breakdown.
Good shot
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