Shipping notes No. 178 (January).

Yelland Quay.

No shipping since last issue.

Bideford Quay.

No shipping since last issue.

Bristol Channel Observations.

4/1 at 08.00 bulk carrier Izmir, 63,200 tons d.w., owners Izmir Maritime ltd Turkey, inward bound for Portbury. At 15.56 cargo vessel Kertu, 4,800 tons d.w., owners HS Kerto OU Estonia, inward bound for Avonmouth.

5/1 at 07.30 bulk carrier Agia Eleni, 29,664 tons d.w., owners Pineapple Maritime SA Greece, outward bound from Avonmouth having sailed at 01.38.

10/1 at 07.15 cargo vessel Arklow Rover, 4,993 tons d.w., owners Invermore Shipping Ltd, inward bound for Avonmouth. At 07.20 hrs tanker Northern Skagerrak, 708 tons d.w., owners Kristensson Shipping AB Sweden, inward bound for Cardiff.

11/1 at 10.31 vehicle carrier Hoegh Tracer, 21,983 tons d.w., owners Hoegh Autoliners of Norway, inward bound for Portbury.

13/1 at 09.15 cargo vessel Arklow Valiant, 5,169 tons d.w., owners Avoca Shipping BV Netherlands, inward bound for Avonmouth.

17/1 at 16.05 vehicle carrier Monza, 12,303 tons d.w., owners Monza GMBH & Co KG Germany, inward bound for Portbury.

18/1 at 10.06 cargo vessel Maras, 3,825 tons d.w., owners Maras Herman Lohmann Germany, inward bound for Newport. At 10.35 cargo vessel Baltica Hav, 1,761 tons d.w., owners Hav Ship Management AS Norway, outward bound from Sharpness having sailed at 00.39.

20/1 at 07.20 vehicle carrier Grand Champion, 18,262 tons d.w., owners Cido Shipping (H K) China, inward bound for Portbury. At 07.40 vehicle carrier Neptune Aegli, 6,580 tons d.w., owners Aegli Shipping Ltd Greece, inward bound for Portbury. At 17.23 bulk carrier Aasnes, 4,015 tons d.w., owners Hans Martin Torkelsen Norway, inward bound for Avonmouth.

21/1 at 0725 vehicle carrier Grande New York, 18,360 tons d.w., owners Grimaldi Line of Italy, outward bound from Portbury having sailed at 03.11. At 15.33 cargo vessel Maras, 3,825 tons d.w., owners Maras Hermann Lohmann Germany, outward bound from Newport. At 16.49 cargo vessel Thebe, 2,500 tons d.w., owners Reederei M Lauterjung GMBH Germany, inward bound for Cardiff.

22/1 at 16.44 tug MTS Vector, 135 tons gross, owners MTS Group Ltd Brixham, inward bound for Newport. At 17.28 tanker Scot Munchen, 8,266 tons d.w., owners Scot Munchen SA Turkey, inward bound for Port Talbot.

26/1 at 12.27 bulk carrier Maccoa, 30,898 tons d.w., owners TRS Rode BV Greece, outward bound from Portbury having sailed at 07.11.

27/1 at 07.43 vehicle carrier Boheme, 28,360 tons d.w., owners Wallenius Wilhemsen Norway and Sweden, inward bound for| Portbury. At 13.33 vehicle carrier Autopride, 4,442 tons d.w., owners United European Car Carriers Norway, inward bound for Portbury. At 15.07 vehicle carrier Grande Colonia, 12,292 tons d.w., owners Grimaldi Line of Italy, inward bound for Portbury. (Seen again at 17.43 28th having sailed from Portbury at 11.46).

28/1 at 15.36 cargo vessel Hermas, 4,903 tons d.w., owners Hermas Hermen Lohman Germany, outward bound from Sharpness having sailed at 20.38 27th

29/1 at 07.52 vehicle carrier Emerald Leader, 10,819 tons d.w., owners White Bear Maritime Ltd Japan, outward bound from Portbury. At 11.50 bulk carrier Ida, 18,172 tons d.w., outward bound from Newport having sailed at 21.49 13/1 having meanwhile been anchored off the South Wales coast.

30/1 at 13.00 vehicle carrier Neptune Galena, 6,580 tons d.w., owners Aegli shipping Ltd Greece, inward bound for Portbury.

Regards,

Norman.

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