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The Shipyard ( Dry Dock ): Builds & Questions => Working vessels R&D: => Topic started by: Workboat on February 16, 2007, 10:15:02 am

Title: mmm portgarth
Post by: Workboat on February 16, 2007, 10:15:02 am
anybody out there know what length and beam this hull is, ta very much
Title: Re: mmm portgarth
Post by: Kaskazi on February 16, 2007, 12:06:33 pm
The model hull produced by Mobile Marine Models measures  Length 950mm, Beam 310mm, Scale 1:32
(see Tug Boat Kits on this site)

The original tug was launched at Severodvinsk in 1993 and measures
262 GRT, 78 NRT, L30,70m(25,97), B10,04m(9,40), D4,100m(4,40)
Photo: www.tugtalk.co.uk/images//2004/08/49287.jpg

There was an earlier Portgarth, launched at Gateshead as CASHEL in 1959, (still active 2006 in Greece as AGHIOS NIKOLAOS), measures
207 GRT, L32,49m(29,14), B8,51m, D3,664m(4,09)  (106'7"(95'7")x27'11"x12'1/4"(13'5"))
Photo: www.tugtalk.co.uk/images/2003/03/15590.jpg

Data credit: The TugsList - http://users.skynet.be/sky42086/