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SUNCREST

(sisterships (built on different yards): SUN II, SUN III, SUN XXIII)
Registered: LR66-67:534442
IMO 5344425 /(GBR)ON 302598
143 GRT, L28,58m(26,22), B7,45m, Dr3,372m, Dp3,74m (93'9"(86'0")x24'5"(24'0")x11'0.3/4"(12'3"))
1 scr, diesel 4tew 6cyl Mirrlees, 1080bhp-903kW, sp 11kn, bp 18t

SUN XXIII
1961: Built by "Philip & Son Ltd" at Dartmouth (GBR) (YN 1320)
1961 -xx/03: delivered to (Sun Tugs) "W.H.J. Alexander Ltd" at London (GBR)
(GBR flag, regd London, ON 302598, c/s MECR)
1968: To "London Tugs Ltd" at London (144 GRT)
1975: taken over by "ATCL - Alexandra Towing Co" at London (GBR)
1984: To "Havelet International Ltd" at Guernsey (GBR), renamed SUNWIND
1985: To "S. & H. Towage" at London (GBR), renamed SUNCREST
1989: To Myrvin E. Street at London (GBR)
1990: To "Land & Marine Ltd" at London (GBR)
1990: To "GMS - General Marine Services Ltd" at London (GBR)
2002 -03/07: disclassed LR
2003: reported laid up as owned by P.A. Duggan at London (GBR)
2006: put for sale priced £70,000
2010: Re-advertised for sale £70,000
2010: Sept - Fresh coat of paint by General Marine. due to be drydocked

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Ben(admin)   [Feb 22, 2011 at 06:33 PM]
I understand she now has her certification for towing and should be returning from tilbury on Thursday 24th Feb under her own power. Would like to look forward to seeing Suncrest underway once again!
Ben(admin)   [Feb 05, 2011 at 12:48 AM]
Left Vic Dock Buoy last night about 11pm and now in Tilbury Dock. Apparently has a contract with craft out of the west india dock?

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