CITY OF YORK

CITY OF YORK

Postby MadMaxLab » Sun Jun 17, 2012 8:48 am

Built in 1953 by Vickers Armstrong.
Renamed MEDITERRANEAN SKY in 1971.
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Taken on the Tyne 1966 - 1968

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Royal Group of Docks 1968/69

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Alongside Tilbury landing stage 20/7/1969
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Re: CITY OF YORK

Postby teesships » Sun Jun 17, 2012 1:11 pm

Converted to this.
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Then, sadly, to this.
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arrested at Patras 8.96, beached (leaking) at Eleusis 26.11.02 & capsized at Eleusis by 1.03.
(source of these photos not now recorded)
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CITY OF YORK

Postby Keelman » Tue Apr 08, 2014 7:50 pm

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Built by Vickers Armstrong at Walker in 1953 CITY OF YORK was the second of the familiar Ellerman quartet to enter service.
Pictured on one of her visits to Newcastle Quay
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Re: CITY OF YORK

Postby northeast » Wed Apr 09, 2014 6:30 am

Fine view of one of these impressive sisters, pride of the Ellerman fleet!
Cheers, George
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Re: CITY OF YORK

Postby teesships » Sun Aug 17, 2014 1:21 pm

50 YEARS AGO TODAY!

Middlesbrough Dock, 17 August 1964:
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Re: CITY OF YORK

Postby creemaster » Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:27 pm

Sadly now like this and apparently destined to be refloated and scrapped as part of a clearence of the bay
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