ADELAIDE EXPRESS entering Tilbury

Jack Willis
Jack Willis

The vessel ADELAIDE EXPRESS entering Tilbury Docks. Any info RWJ?

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  • Thank You for the pictures!

    I was on this ship in 1980 (name of the ship was “Rheingold”) as an engineer assistent for nearly 8 months.

    By Manfred Berg (03/01/2017)
  • The part container ship ADELAIDE EXPRESS was built at Lubeck, Germany, in 1972 for German owners with the name RHEINGOLD. By the 1980s it had changed hands a couple of times and during 1985-90 was owned by Medship Ltd of Gibraltar with the name ADELAIDE EXPRESS. Medship was owned by the Vlasov Group (note V on funnel) of Monaco, a multinational shipping concern with interests also in the UK. ADELAIDE EXPRESS was broken up at Chittagong, Bangladesh, in 2008.

    By Roger Jordan (19/11/2016)

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