Great Eastern
The tanker Great Eastern. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Oct. 21

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

Ships are coming and going from Portsmouth Harbor over the next two days, while activity slows later in the week. Here are the details.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: in port, sails Oct. 22
Flag: Bahamas
Cargo: salt
Terminal: NH State Pier
Deadweight: 57,000 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 32 meters
Year built: 2012


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: early Oct. 21, sails same night, returns Oct. 24
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil & diesel
Terminal: Irving & Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: early Oct. 22
Flag: Liberia
Cargo: loading tallow
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 19,996 tons
Length x breadth: 145 x 24 meters
Year built: 2015

Information via Portsmouth Pilots and Note: Ship schedules are subject to change. To see other installments of Port Watch, click here.