mv Westmoreland

MV Westmorland

Just a coast run on this new vessel, London to Glasgow then caught the overnight train back to London and probably ‘working by’ on the mv Hertford.


On pay off day (17-04-67) in Glasgow the Number One record in the UK charts was: Something’ Stupid by Nancy and Frank Sinatra.

built by Lithgows Port Glasgow,
Launched: Thursday, 09/09/1965
Completed: 1966
Ship Type: Refrigerated Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 8230 grt | 4468net | 11858 dwt
Length: 527 feet 7
Breadth: 71 feet 2
Draught: 30 feet 4
Owner History:
1966-73 Federal Steam Navigation Company Ltd, London
1973-78 P&O St Nav Co Ltd, London
1978-80 Strick Line Ltd, London
1980-81 Oceanic Spg S.A.R.L, Lebanon
1981-85 Dunston Spg Co Ltd, Hong Kong
Status: Arrived for Scrapping – 06/03/1985