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San Francisco Aborts Her Arrival At Gladstone Lock

Photographs  Ian Collard & Peter Langley 2008

IMO number :9081019
Name of ship :SAN FRANCISCO
Call Sign :DIGF
Gross tonnage :15859
Type of ship :Container Ship
Year of build :1996
Flag :Germany
Status of ship :In Service
Views from two different vantage points at New Brighton of the aborted arrival of the German containership SAN FRANCISCO at Gladstone Lock on the mid day tide on Friday February 22, 2008.Peter Langley writes that the forward towline to SMIT TRAFALGAR appeared to part due to the prevailing swell  and the pilot aborted docking until until the following tide


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