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Photographer:Barry Graham [View profile]Title:SVITZER MERCIAAdded:Nov 08, 2019
Captured:November 08, 2019IMO:8914685Hits:209
Location:Birkenhead, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Tugs
The tug Svitzer Mercia in the Mersey just off the 12 Quays ferry terminal.
Vessel Identification
Name:Svitzer Mercia
Former name(s):
- Adsteam Mercia (Until 2008 Aug)
- Sun Mercia (Until 2005 Jul)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:449 tons
Summer DWT:200 tons
Length:32 m
Beam:10 m
Draught:5.4 m

Additional Information
Home port:London
Build year:1990
AIS Information
Last known position:
53°25’28.25” N, 3°0’12.85” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 0° (249°)
Location:Liverpool Tug Ops
Arrival:24th Sep 2019
01:00:49 UTC
Last update:
6 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 August 20th, 16:00:54 UTCBelfast
2018 August 20th, 16:00:39 UTCBelfast
2018 August 6th, 08:00:26 UTCBelfast
2018 August 2nd, 14:00:13 UTCLiverpool
2018 July 23rd, 23:30:19 UTCBelfast
2018 June 26th, 22:59:17 UTCBelfast.
2018 June 17th, 15:00:13 UTCLiverpool
2018 June 14th, 04:00:49 UTCBelfast_
2018 June 8th, 04:00:38 UTCLiverpool
2018 May 16th, 09:00:32 UTCLiverpool
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Photo Comments (3)

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Barry Graham on Nov 08, 2019 16:40 (4 days ago)
Thank you for your kind comments Volker and Brett. It was a fine morning for photography on the Mersey today.
Brett Bachmann on Nov 08, 2019 16:30 (4 days ago)
Nice catch @Barry
volker1948 on Nov 08, 2019 15:50 (4 days ago)
Wonderful!! I love the background!Good memories! Cheers my friend Barry.
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