Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Dutch tug Independent successful executing trials according to the Dutch magazine Schip en Werf dated 25 September 1931

An item reported that the Dutch steel built tug Independent with success executed her trial. Built by the N.V. Scheepsbouw en Gashouderbouw v.h Jonker&Stans, Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands for account of the N.V. Onafhankelijke Sleepdienst, Rotterdam, Netherlands. Gross register tonnage 84 tons and as dimensions 25 x 5,80 x 2,80 metres. Fitted out with a 430 ihp machinery and boiler manufactured by the N.V. Bolnes v/h J.H. van Capellen, Bolnes, Netherlands.