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YORKSHIREMAN (1967)

Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:11 pm
by yorkieman
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Photo Charlie Hill
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Photo Charlie Hill

Re: YORKSHIREMAN (1967)

Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:24 pm
by Bill Harvey
YORKSHIREMAN (2) (1967 - 1973) twin screw tug.
O.N. 334051. 304g. 76n. 106' 7" x 30' 9" x 13' 7"
Two, 6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (10¼" x 14½") 6ATCM type engines by Ruston & Hornsby Ltd., Lincoln, single reverse reduction geared to twin screw shafts. 2,800bhp. 11kts. 26 tons bollard pull.
22.7.1966: Keel laid by Charles D. Holmes & Company Ltd., Beverley (Yard No. 1006) for the United Towing Company Ltd., Hull.
12.4.1967: Launched.
22.6.1967: Completed.
21.1.1970: Owners restyled as United Towing Ltd.
20.2.1973: Sold to United Towing (Yorkshireman) Ltd. (United Towing (Ocean Tugs) Ltd., managers), Hull.
1975: Renamed LADY THERESA. Humber Tugs Ltd. appointed as managers.
17.3.1978: Owners restyled as United Towing (Keith) Ltd.
1981: Sold to Alexander G. Tsavliris & Sons Maritime Company S.A., Greece and renamed ATLAS.
2002: Sold to Union of Tugs/Salvage Boats Lyboussakis, Piraeus.
11.2010: Still in service.

Re: YORKSHIREMAN (1967)

Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 9:40 pm
by yorkieman
As ATLAS at Drapetsona on 16/10/2004
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Photo by Nikos, Piraeus