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RFA Orangeleaf moves from Liverpool to Birkenhead

Photographs  Ian Collard 2007

IMO number :7342005
Name of ship :ORANGELEAF
Call Sign :GURK
Gross tonnage :18854
Type of ship :NavalAuxiliary
Year of build :1979
Flag :UK
Status of ship :In Service

RFA ORANGELEAF is seen transferring from Liverpool to Birkenhead on March 21, 2007. She has spent the winter on Merseyside laid up undergoing maintenance. The ship was built by Cammell Laird & Co in 1979 for the Hudson Steamship Co as Hudson Progress. She has been chartered to the MoD since 1984 and is owned by Lloyds Industrial Leasing.


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