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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:33 m
Draught:7.3 m

Additional Information
Class society:Korean Shipping Register
Build year:2002
AIS Information
Last known position:
49°16’58.36” N, 127°55’41.22” W
Speed, course (heading):
17.5kts, 296° (295°)
Arrival:25th Jan 2018
17:00:48 UTC
Last update:
2 days 20 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 January 25th, 17:00:48 UTCToyohashi,jpn
2018 January 13th, 09:00:56 UTCNew Westminster
2018 January 10th, 06:00:10 UTCPortland.or
2018 January 10th, 06:00:04 UTCUs Pdx
2017 December 24th, 10:00:07 UTCToyohashi
2017 December 10th, 14:00:17 UTCWestminster
2017 December 10th, 14:00:14 UTCNew Westminster
2017 December 8th, 07:00:32 UTCUs Pdx
2017 October 30th, 07:00:50 UTCSan Juan
2017 October 25th, 17:00:13 UTCNewark
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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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