Monday, 9 July 2018

British cable layer CS Monarch 1973-

United Kingdom-flagged, IMO 7341192. Gross tonnage 3.795 tons, deadweight 1.773 tons and as dimensions 84,2 (between perpendiculars)-94,5 (over all) x 15,0 x 5,5 x 8,85 (depth) metres. Speed 15,5 knots. Main engines supplied 2x.600bhp. Built by Robb Caledon Dundee, yard Stannergate, Dundee, Scotland with yard number 564 for account of Midland Montagu Leasing Limited-The Post Office, Southampton, United Kingdom, since 1985 of British telecom Ltd., Southampton, 1990 NT (Marine) Lid., Southampton and 2000 Global Marine Systems Ltd., Southampton. Keel laid in 1973, launched on 12 February 1975 and completed by November 1975.