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Name: CULTRA
Launched: 08/05/1962
Completed: 08/1962
Builder: T Mitchison Ltd, Gateshead
Yard Number: 526
Dimensions: 202grt, 95.9 x 26.5 x 13.4ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, Polar type MN16, 6cyl (340 x 570mm), 1260bhp
Engines By: Nydqvist & Holm Ab, Trollhattan
Propulsion: 1 x Screw (controllable pitch)
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 300059
History:
02/08/1962 J Cooper (Belfast) Ltd, Belfast; registered at Belfast
1969 R & JH Rea Ltd. London
1970 Cory Ship Towage (NI) Ltd (Cory Ship Towage, managers)
1983 Pearce F (Tugs), Poole; renamed PULLWELL; registered at Poole
1985 Boukos Tugs Shipping Co, Greece; renamed POLIKOS
1988 Portolos Hellenic Tugboats SA & Hellenic Tugboats Ltd, Piraeus
Comments: 2007: Still in service


Above photo courtesy of TugTalk

Above photo courtesy of TugTalk

Above photo courtesy of TugTalk

Above photo courtesy of TugTalk