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Photographer:Chris Hunsicker [View profile]Title:ShieldhallAdded:Aug 01, 2007
Photo Category: Steam Ships (Operating and Preserved)
SS Shieldhall is the largest remaining steam powered general cargo-passenger ship in the world. She was laid down in October 1954 and entered service in October 1955. Built by Lobnitz & Co., of Renfrew, she is of riveted and welded construction with a straight stem and a cruiser stern.
She was operated by Glasgow Corporation to transport treated sewage sludge down the Clyde to be dumped at sea.
She later started to carry sludge from Southampton to an area south of the Isle of Wight for the Southern Water Authority until 1980 she was later sold to a preservation group for 20,000
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Technical Data
Vessel type:Exhibition Ship
Gross tonnage:1,753 tons
Summer DWT:1,870 tons
Length:82 m
Beam:13 m
Draught:3.5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Glasgow
Build year:1955
AIS Information
Last known position:
50°54’28.5” N, 1°26’30.76” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 0° (315°)
Arrival:16th Sep 2018
17:00:05 UTC
Last update:
3 months 15 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 September 17th, 17:00:59 UTCSouthampton
2018 September 17th, 17:00:26 UTCSouthampton
2018 July 21st, 09:30:51 UTCSouthampton
2018 April 16th, 09:00:47 UTCFalmouth
2017 September 2nd, 18:00:29 UTCPoole
2017 August 4th, 23:59:20 UTCSouthampton
2017 May 12th, 19:00:38 UTCSouthampton
2017 May 12th, 09:00:51 UTCPoole
2017 April 29th, 16:00:49 UTCSouthampton
2015 August 22nd, 18:00:34 UTCPoole
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