mv GARROCH HEAD

mv GARROCH HEAD
built by James Lamont & Company Port Glasgow,
Yard No 431
Engines by British Polar Engines Ltd Glasgow
Propulsion: 2 Oil 4SA each 8cy
Launched: Thursday, 17/03/1977
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
Status: Not Recorded - 2007

Remarks: Removed from Clyde service after EU directive banned dumping waste at sea
Believed now acting as water carrier in Africa.
Photo supplied by Colin Campbell

Previous update by Colin Campbell
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph
Previous update by John Newth

Last updated: by Paul Strathdee from the original records by Stuart Cameron


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