MANXMAN

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MANXMAN

Postby TEESMAN » Thu Jan 22, 2015 4:12 pm

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MANXMAN on the Wear 17.09.97 note bent foremast after coming into contact with Monkwearmouth Bridge.
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Re: MANXMAN

Postby magoonigal » Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:18 pm

So she must have approached the Bridge, hit it and then pulled astern.

Cammell, Laird & Co. Birkenhead in 1955 for IOMSP.
2,495 Gross. 550 Dwt. Steam Turbine 21 knots.
Hulked as a restaurant ship in 1983.
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Re: MANXMAN

Postby Whickham » Sun Jul 03, 2016 8:18 am

MANXMAN alongside Pallion Yard. Sorry no date on photo.

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Re: MANXMAN

Postby northeast » Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:31 pm

Is she still there, I lost track of any later developments, understand attempts to preserve her failed.
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Re: MANXMAN

Postby Patrick Hill » Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:58 pm

northeast wrote:Is she still there, I lost track of any later developments, understand attempts to preserve her failed.


I'm sure she was broken up in the covered dock some years back.
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Re: MANXMAN

Postby Whickham » Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:40 pm

I believe Patrick is correct. She is certainly not inside or outside of the Pallion dock.
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