SHIPS ITINERARY Pass of Balmaha 1977




PASS OF BALMAHA 16th February to 20th May 1977


16th February 1977 Stanlow Oil Refinery

17 dep Stanlow bnd Swansea

19 arr Swansea

22 dep Swansea bnd Dunkirk, France

23 arr Dunkirk

24 dep Dunkirk bnd Moerdijk, Holland

25 arr Moerdijk

27 dep Moerdijk bnd Stanlow


1st March arr Stanlow

6 dep Stanlow bnd Europoort (Rotterdam)

9 arr Europoort

13 dep Europoort bnd Stanlow

16 arr Stanlow

21 dep Stanlow bnd Swansea

23 dep Swansea bnd Immingham

25 arr Immingham

26 dep Immingham bnd Antwerp, arr Antwerp

27 dep Antwerp (gale force 8)

28 arr Immingham

29 dep Immingham bnd Antwerp

30 arr Antwerp

31 dep Antwerp, arr Botlek (Holland)


1st April dep Botlek bnd Barry, S.Wales

3 arr Barry

4 dep Barry

6 arr Botlek

7 dep Botlek bnd Barry

9 arr Barry

11 dep Barry, arr Milford Haven, S.Wales

12 dep Milford Haven bnd R.Thames

14 arr Dagenham, R.Thames

15 dep Dagenham bnd Moerdijk

16 anchor - engine trouble. Arr Moerdijk

17 dep Moerdijk bnd R.Thames

18 arr Shell Haven, R.Thames

19 dep Shell Haven bnd Swansea

20 arr Swansea

22 dep Swansea bnd Dunkirk, France

24 arr Dunkirk

25 dep Dunkirk bnd Europoort. Arr Europoort

26 dep Europoort bnd Milford Haven

28 diverted to Falmouth, engine trouble

29 Falmouth Bay buoys - engine repairs

30 Drop lifeboat for running tests.


2nd May dep Falmouth bnd Milford Haven at 6 knts

3 arr Milford Haven

5 dep Milford Haven bnd Swansea at 6 knts

6 arr Swansea - engine repairs

7 dep Swansea bnd Stanlow

8 arr Stanlow

9 dep Stanlow bnd Grangemouth (north passage)

11 arr Grangemouth, Firth of Forth

12 dep Grangemouth bnd Immingham

13 arr Immingham. Dep Immingham bnd Pernis, Holland

14 arr Pernis, Rotterdam. Dep Pernis bnd Le Havre

15 arr Le Havre

17 dep Le Havre bnd Dunkirk. Arr Dunkirk

18 dep Dunkirk bnd R. Tees

19 arr Tees (north)

20 move to Middlesbrough, R.Tees







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