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Merchant Brilliant - A Hasty Departure from Belfast

Photographs  Mark Ervine 2006

MERCHANT BRILLIANT, which was anchored in Belfast lough the previous night, rolled into VT1 berth at 9:05am - empty.

She was greeted on arrival by around 10 trailers on the back of the trucks. She was loaded and smoked her way heavily out of Belfast at 10:25 on Saturday 8th July.

MERCHANT BRILLIANT is now registered in Montego Bay, Jamaica and carries the funnel logo of ADG Ship Management.

IMO number:7724265Name of ship:MERCHANT BRILLIANT
Call Sign:6YRC6Gross tonnage:9368
Type of ship:Ro-Ro Cargo ShipYear of build:1979
Flag:JamaicaStatus of ship:In Service
Ship manager:ADG SHIPMANAGEMENT SIAAddress:51, Elizabetes iela, Riga LATVIA

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