Yard No. 431
mv GARROCH HEAD

built by James Lamont & Company Port Glasgow in 1978

(GARROCH HEAD)

mv GARROCH HEAD

Yard Number 431, was named GARROCH HEAD when launched on Thursday, 17/03/1977 by James Lamont & Company Port Glasgow , for Glasgow Corporation.

Her main engines were built by British Polar Engines Ltd Glasgow , she was powered by 2 Oil 4SA each 8cy

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1978
Ship Type: Sludge Carrier
Tonnage: 2808 grt | 1170net
Length: 98.68mtrs
Breadth: 16.03mtrs
Draught: 4.446mtrs
Owner History:
Glasgow Corporation
Unknown owners 1999

Additional Information: Removed from Clyde service after EU directive banned dumping waste at sea
Believed now acting as water carrier in Africa.
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