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Photographer:Joost Zaal [View profile]Title:goliathAdded:Jul 10, 2005
Captured:IMO:8227214Hits:674
Photo Category: Tugs
Description:
tows 2 barges to rotterdam
Vessel Identification
Name:Goliath
IMO:8227214
MMSI:235050291
Callsign:MDFR
Former name(s):
- M.s.c.scimitar (Until 1987)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:167 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1956
AIS Information
Last known position:
52°36’3.41” N, 1°43’35.84” E
Status:Underway
Speed, course:
0kts, 213°
Destination:
Location:Gt^yarmouth
Arrival:30th Nov -0001
00:00:00 UTC
Last update:
51 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 November 22nd, 12:00:46 UTCGibraltar
2016 January 26th, 12:00:40 UTCPoole
2015 November 22nd, 12:00:37 UTCGibraltar
2015 November 2nd, 12:00:50 UTCMarseille
2015 September 29th, 13:00:10 UTCTorbay__ I
2015 September 29th, 00:00:50 UTCTorquay_ I
2015 September 26th, 18:00:43 UTCHarlingen
2015 September 24th, 01:00:38 UTCCuxhaven
2015 August 30th, 07:00:26 UTCPoole _ I
2015 August 8th, 07:00:36 UTCPlymouth
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Photo Comments (2)

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Joost Zaal on Jul 10, 2005 16:10 (11 years ago)
thank you for the information

Gr Joost
George Pennington on Jul 10, 2005 12:06 (11 years ago)
Joost,

History as follows:

1956 M.S.C. SCIMITAR, 1987 GOLIATH

Registered: LR60-61:70230
IMO 8227214 /(GBR)ON 185828 /(VCT)ON 7028
147 GRT, L 29,16m, B7,88m, D3,323m (95'7"x25'10"x10'11.1/4") - fifi
2 fpp, 2x diesel 4tew 6cyl Ruston type 6VGBXM, 1290bhp-963kW

M.S.C. SCIMITAR
1956: Built by "P.K. Harris & Sons Ltd" at Appledore (YN 104)
1956 -xx/11: delivered to "MSC - Manchester Ship Canal Co" at Manchester
(GBR flag, regd Manchester, ON 185830)
1957 -xx/11: L.R. class withdrawn
1987: To "Spithead Trading Co Ltd" (Geoff Yell) at Braintree, intended to be renamed VULKAN, finally renamed GOLIATH
(VCT flag, regd at Kingstown, ON 7028, c/s J8RE6, 169 GRT, 51 NRT)
(wheelhouse of the M.S.C. SCEPTRE used as cabin on the after deck, called the 'Clip-On')
2005: still in service

Cheers,

George. 8-)
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