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M.V.Spaarnegracht/PDBY 2004

Log of M.V.Spaarnegracht

May 25th 2004 @ 08:00
50°22'48.00 N 0°25'48.00 E

Heading 232°
Speed 3

Ship's Log:
ETA Pilot Rouen 25/05 12.30 LT


Observations:
calm sea
May 26th 2004 @ 08:00
49°15'36.00 N 1°1'48.00 E

Heading 169°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside in the port of Rouen(France) discharging Manganese Ore and Woodpulp


Observations:
calm sea
May 26th 2004 @ 08:00
49°15'36.00 N 1°1'48.00 E

Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Shifting berth to discharge woodpulp


Observations:
calm sea
May 28th 2004 @ 18:00
49°22'48.00 N 0°1'12.00 W

Heading 29°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Left Rouen , bound for Rauma(Finland)ETA 01/06 00.00LT


Observations:
calm sea
May 29th 2004 @ 08:00
53°0'0.00 N 4°13'48.00 E

Heading 40°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
12 miles west Texel(Netherlands)


Observations:
calm sea
May 30th 2004 @ 08:00
57°8'24.00 N 11°19'12.00 E

Heading 160°
Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Rounded Skagen this morning,sailing into the Baltic sea to Rauma


Observations:
calm sea
May 31st 2004 @ 08:00
56°13'48.00 N 17°2'24.00 E

Heading 24°
Speed 9

Ship's Log:
ETA Pilot Rauma(Finland) 01/06 03.00 LT


Observations:
Sunny day
June 1st 2004 @ 08:00
61°4'48.00 N 21°15'36.00 E

Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Discharging at Rauma


June 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
61°4'12.00 N 21°15'36.00 E

Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Loading paper for Baltimore


June 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
61°4'12.00 N 21°15'36.00 E

Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Loading paper for Baltimore


June 3rd 2004 @ 08:00
59°32'60.00 N 19°17'24.00 E

Heading 145°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Rauma this morning at 01:00 LT. Bound for Gotenburg for bunkering only. After this probably greetcircle via Pentland Firth to Baltimore


June 4th 2004 @ 08:00
54°17'60.00 N 12°7'48.00 E

Heading 270°
Speed 2

Ship's Log:
Passing Rostock on our way to Gotenburg(Sweden)


June 5th 2004 @ 08:00
57°30'36.00 N 8°30'36.00 E

Heading 272°
Speed 1

Ship's Log:
Heading towards Pentland Firth to cross the Atlantic to Baltimore


June 6th 2004 @ 08:00
58°25'48.00 N 5°3'36.00 W

Heading 270°

Ship's Log:
Passed the Pentland Firth this morning


Observations:
Fog patches
June 7th 2004 @ 08:00
57°32'60.00 N 17°3'0.00 W

Heading 259°
Speed 3

Ship's Log:
Started the Great Circle from Cape Wrath(Scotland) to Cape Race(NewFoundland)


Observations:
Passing Low pressure
June 8th 2004 @ 08:00
55°17'60.00 N 30°25'12.00 W

Heading 247°
Speed 13
no log entry

June 9th 2004 @ 08:00
52°3'36.00 N 41°21'0.00 W

Heading 238°
no log entry

Observations:
Continues fog
June 10th 2004 @ 08:00
47°33'36.00 N 50°16'48.00 W

Heading 231°
Speed 20

Ship's Log:
Passing through the scattered iceberg area of New Foundland


Observations:
Rain,Fog patches. Temperature around 4=B0C
June 11th 2004 @ 08:00
44°21'36.00 N 59°12'36.00 W

Heading 245°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Passed Newfoundland Yesterday. Now sailing above Sable Island on a great circle course to Baltimore


June 13th 2004 @ 08:00
36°34'12.00 N 75°32'60.00 W

Heading 270°
Speed 7

Ship's Log:
At 08.00 at the pilot station Mary Land , bound for Baltimore. Approx. 8-10 hours.


Observations:
Calm weather
June 17th 2004 @ 08:00
37°2'24.00 N 75°3'36.00 W

Heading 61°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
Just dropped pilot at Cape Henry. Now bound for Botwood(Newfoundland)


Observations:
Cloudy and warm
June 18th 2004 @ 08:00
40°23'60.00 N 66°32'24.00 W

Heading 61°
no log entry

Observations:
Fog , visibility less then 200 meters
June 19th 2004 @ 08:00
45°17'60.00 N 60°1'12.00 W

Heading 44°
Speed 3

Ship's Log:
40 nautical miles south Sydney (Cape Breton Island , Canada)


Observations:
calm weather
June 20th 2004 @ 08:00
50°32'24.00 N 57°22'12.00 W

Heading 25°
Speed 2

Ship's Log:
Passing the strait of Belle Isle today. ETA Botwood 20/06 22.00 LT


Observations:
Calm weather
June 21st 2004 @ 08:00
49°4'48.00 N 55°12'36.00 W

Ship's Log:
Moored at Botwood , loading paperreels for Alexandria(Egypt)


June 22nd 2004 @ 20:00
51°23'24.00 N 55°10'48.00 W

Heading 358°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
Underway from Botwood to Stephenville (Canada)


Observations:
Fog
June 23rd 2004 @ 08:00
49°4'12.00 N 58°34'48.00 W

Heading 204°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Stephenville 23/6 12.00 LT


June 25th 2004 @ 20:00
49°12'0.00 N 58°30'0.00 W

Heading 227°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Stephenville 25/6 17.00 LT. ETA Gandia(Spain) 02/7 16.00 LT


June 26th 2004 @ 08:00
47°25'12.00 N 55°34'12.00 W

Heading 95°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Passing Isle Saint Pierre on the south coast of Newfoundland. This is still France territory


Observations:
Fog patches
June 27th 2004 @ 08:00
46°17'24.00 N 45°17'24.00 W

Heading 96°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
Started the great circle track from Terra Nova to Cabo de Sao Vicente


June 28th 2004 @ 08:00
45°10'12.00 N 35°31'12.00 W

Heading 103°
Speed 35
no log entry

Observations:
Rough sea , windforce 7-8
June 29th 2004 @ 08:00
43°9'36.00 N 26°19'48.00 W

Heading 110°
Speed 20

Ship's Log:
280 Miles N Acores , bound for Gandia(Spain)


June 30th 2004 @ 08:00
40°17'60.00 N 17°26'60.00 W

Heading 116°
Speed 11

Ship's Log:
400 miles WNW Lisboa


Observations:
High pressure
July 1st 2004 @ 08:00
37°7'12.00 N 9°30'0.00 W

Heading 121°
Speed 25

Ship's Log:
40 miles west Cabo de Sao Vicente (Portugal) , bound for Gandia (Spain)


July 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
37°0'0.00 N 1°13'48.00 W

Heading 52°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
ETA Gandia 02/07 17.00 LT


July 3rd 2004 @ 08:00
39°0'0.00 N 0°5'24.00 W

Ship's Log:
Berthed alongside Gandia(Spain), discharging paperreels


Observations:
Sunny 30=B0C
July 4th 2004 @ 08:00
40°8'24.00 N 4°0'0.00 E

Heading 74°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Passing north of Menorca, bound for Civitavecchia (Italy)


July 5th 2004 @ 08:00
42°3'36.00 N 11°28'12.00 E

Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside Civitavecchia Port , discharging paperreels


July 7th 2004 @ 08:00
40°17'60.00 N 13°10'12.00 E

Heading 140°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
07/07 AT 00.00 LT departed from Civitavecchia , bound for Alexandria(Egypt)


July 8th 2004 @ 08:00
35°32'60.00 N 19°34'12.00 E

Heading 120°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
170 nautical miles west Krete (Greece) , bound for Alexandria(Egypt)


July 9th 2004 @ 08:00
32°18'36.00 N 27°4'12.00 E

Heading 120°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Alexandria today at 16.30 LT


July 11th 2004 @ 08:00
31°7'12.00 N 29°31'48.00 E

Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside Alexandria , discharging paperreels


Observations:
Very hot at daytime
July 15th 2004 @ 08:00
32°19'12.00 N 25°34'12.00 E

Heading 292°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
Left Alexandria yesterday evening. Bound for Gibraltar for bunkering only. ETA 19/7 00.00


July 16th 2004 @ 08:00
35°0'0.00 N 18°13'48.00 E

Heading 292°
Speed 20

Ship's Log:
Passed Ile of Crete(Greece) bound for Gibraltar


July 17th 2004 @ 08:00
37°21'0.00 N 9°33'36.00 E

Heading 271°
Speed 2
no log entry

July 18th 2004 @ 08:00
36°31'12.00 N 0°23'24.00 E

Heading 262°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
ETA Gibraltar tonight at 24.00


July 19th 2004 @ 08:00
36°4'48.00 N 5°12'0.00 W

Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Dropped anchor , waiting for bunkerbarge to get bunkers


July 20th 2004 @ 08:00
39°18'36.00 N 9°26'60.00 W

Heading 360°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Passed Lisboa(Portugal) bound for Rauma(Finland) for loading paperreels for USA


July 21st 2004 @ 08:00
45°18'36.00 N 8°3'36.00 W

Heading 27°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Reduced speed to economic. Cargo not ready in Rauma. Possible for a short trip in the mean time


July 22nd 2004 @ 08:00
50°1'12.00 N 1°23'24.00 W

Heading 74°

Ship's Log:
Passing the English Channel today, see also http://www.AISLIVE.com


July 23rd 2004 @ 08:00
54°2'24.00 N 5°9'36.00 E

Heading 30°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Passed The Netherlands last night. Still economic speed to Rauma(Finland) ETA 26/7


July 24th 2004 @ 08:00
56°23'60.00 N 11°28'12.00 E

Heading 210°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Today passing the Great Belt. ETA Rauma 26/07 08.00 LT


July 25th 2004 @ 08:00
56°7'12.00 N 16°33'0.00 E

Heading 25°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Baltic sea area. South of Oland, ETA Rauma 26/7 08.00 LT


July 26th 2004 @ 08:00
61°4'12.00 N 21°16'12.00 E

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside Rauma Port , loading paperreels. Estimated departure 29th July


July 27th 2004 @ 08:00
61°4'12.00 N 21°15'36.00 E

Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside Rauma Port , loading paperreels for Jacksonville (Florida)


July 30th 2004 @ 08:00
55°32'60.00 N 16°1'12.00 E

Heading 238°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Left Rauma yesterday , arriving at Rostock(Germany) todag at 17.30 LT


August 1st 2004 @ 08:00
56°28'48.00 N 11°31'48.00 E

Heading 340°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Left Rostock yesterday evening at 20.00 LT , bound for Jacksonville(Florida) with a small pitstop at Goteborg for bunkering.


August 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
58°10'48.00 N 2°21'36.00 E

Heading 278°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Departed from Goteborg yesterday at 16.00 LT , bound for Jacksonville(Florida). Today at 18.00 LT passing the Pentland Firth.


August 3rd 2004 @ 08:00
58°16'12.00 N 11°15'36.00 W

Heading 262°
Speed 13
no log entry

August 4th 2004 @ 08:00
56°34'12.00 N 23°30'0.00 W

Heading 254°
Speed 15
no log entry

Observations:
Hurricane Alex east of United States moving north east
August 5th 2004 @ 08:00
54°15'0.00 N 35°1'12.00 W

Heading 244°
Speed 20
no log entry

Observations:
Slowly rolling and pitching vessel.
August 6th 2004 @ 08:00
50°22'12.00 N 45°15'0.00 W

Heading 237°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Passing today hurricane Alex at a distance of 280 miles


August 7th 2004 @ 08:00
46°15'36.00 N 53°21'36.00 W

Heading 245°
Speed 10
no log entry

August 8th 2004 @ 08:00
43°10'48.00 N 62°4'48.00 W

Heading 232°
Speed 20
no log entry

August 9th 2004 @ 08:00
39°27'36.00 N 70°15'36.00 W

Heading 240°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
ETA Jacksonville 11/08  06.00 LT


August 10th 2004 @ 08:00
34°20'24.00 N 75°35'24.00 W

Heading 229°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
ETA Jacksonville Pilot 11/8 05.00 LT. Abt 1,5 hours to sail from pilotstation to Blount Island Terminal


August 11th 2004 @ 08:00
30°13'48.00 N 81°19'12.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Moored at Jacksonville (Florida) , discharging paperreels


August 14th 2004 @ 08:00
28°3'0.00 N 77°24'0.00 W

Heading 130°
Speed 20

Ship's Log:
Yesterday left the prot to be safe from overcoming Hurricane Charlie. Going back to Jacksonville today.


Observations:
Cloudy and thunderstorms. Not too much seas and swell
August 15th 2004 @ 08:00
30°13'48.00 N 81°19'12.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Back alongside Blound Island Terminal, continue discharging paperreels


Observations:
Hurricane Charlie moved across Florida to the north
August 17th 2004 @ 08:00
33°1'48.00 N 77°19'48.00 W

Heading 50°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Jacksonville yesterday , bound for Stephenville(Canada)


August 17th 2004 @ 08:00
33°1'48.00 N 77°19'48.00 W

Heading 50°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Jacksonville yesterday , bound for Stephenville(Canada)


August 17th 2004 @ 08:00
33°1'48.00 N 77°19'48.00 W

Heading 50°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Jacksonville yesterday , bound for Stephenville(Canada)


August 17th 2004 @ 08:00
33°1'48.00 N 77°19'48.00 W

Heading 50°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Jacksonville yesterday , bound for Stephenville(Canada)


August 17th 2004 @ 08:00
33°1'48.00 N 77°19'48.00 W

Heading 50°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Departed from Jacksonville yesterday , bound for Stephenville(Canada)


August 18th 2004 @ 08:00
38°13'12.00 N 70°14'24.00 W

Heading 47°
Speed 3

Ship's Log:
ETA Stephenville 20/8/2004 08.00LT


August 19th 2004 @ 08:00
43°8'24.00 N 63°19'48.00 W

Heading 47°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
ETA Stephenville 20/8 08.00LT


August 20th 2004 @ 08:00
48°17'60.00 N 58°19'48.00 W

Speed 15

Ship's Log:
At anchor Stephenville roads, waiting for the Spiegelgracht to leave the berth.


August 21st 2004 @ 08:00
48°17'60.00 N 58°20'24.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
At anchor at Stephenville roads


August 24th 2004 @ 08:00
50°13'12.00 N 55°6'0.00 W

Heading 177°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Left Stephenville yesterday , bound for Botwood. ETA 11.30LT


August 25th 2004 @ 08:00
49°4'48.00 N 55°12'0.00 W

Speed 25

Ship's Log:
Alongside Botwood , loading paperreels for Caribean


August 30th 2004 @ 08:00
44°14'24.00 N 54°3'36.00 W

Heading 200°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
DEPARTED FROM BOTWOOD 29/8 BOUND FOR SAN JUAN. ETA 3/9 07.00 LT


August 31st 2004 @ 08:00
37°26'24.00 N 57°21'36.00 W

Heading 201°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
ETA San Juan 03/9 07:00 LT


September 1st 2004 @ 08:00
30°22'48.00 N 60°30'0.00 W

Heading 201°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA San Juan 3/9 07:00 LT


September 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
24°19'12.00 N 63°21'0.00 W

Heading 201°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
ETA San Juan 3/9 07:00 LT


September 3rd 2004 @ 08:00
18°15'36.00 N 66°3'36.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Moored alongside , discharging paperreels


September 5th 2004 @ 08:00
15°10'48.00 N 67°25'12.00 W

Heading 184°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
ETA Puerto Cabello 6/9 01:00 LT


September 6th 2004 @ 08:00
10°17'24.00 N 68°0'0.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Discharging at Puerto Cabello


September 7th 2004 @ 08:00
11°23'24.00 N 68°27'0.00 W

Heading 297°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Left Puerto Cabello at 04.00 bound for Puerto Limon(Costa Rica)


September 8th 2004 @ 08:00
11°19'12.00 N 76°6'36.00 W

Heading 257°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
ETA Puerto Limon 3/9 07:00 LT


September 9th 2004 @ 08:00
9°35'24.00 N 83°0'36.00 W

Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Moored at Puerto Limon (Costa Rica)


September 11th 2004 @ 08:00
11°5'60.00 N 77°30'36.00 W

Heading 77°
Speed 5

Ship's Log:
End of timecharter.Now in ballast on our way to Villa do Conde (Brasil) for loading a bulkcargo of china clay (17000 tons)


September 12th 2004 @ 08:00
12°10'48.00 N 70°5'60.00 W

Heading 103°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Passing the Dutch Antilles Aruba , Curacao and Bonaire today


September 13th 2004 @ 08:00
11°16'12.00 N 63°10'48.00 W

Heading 94°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Leaving the caribean sea, bound south for Vila do Conde(Brasil)


September 14th 2004 @ 08:00
8°14'24.00 N 57°2'60.00 W

Heading 123°
Speed 16

Ship's Log:
ETA Pilot station Mosqueiro Island 16/9 08.00 LT


September 15th 2004 @ 08:00
4°30'0.00 N 51°20'24.00 W

Heading 123°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Mosqueiro Island Pilotstation 16/9 10:00 LT


September 16th 2004 @ 08:00
0°18'0.00 S 48°0'0.00 W

Heading 231°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Mosqueiro Island Pilot station 16/9 10:30 LT


September 21st 2004 @ 08:00
1°30'0.00 N 46°7'12.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 15

Ship's Log:
Left Vila do Conde yesterday.ETA Kotka (Finland) 4/10 00:00 LT


September 22nd 2004 @ 08:00
7°6'36.00 N 42°6'36.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 5
no log entry

September 23rd 2004 @ 08:00
12°34'12.00 N 37°31'12.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 20
no log entry

September 24th 2004 @ 08:00
17°23'24.00 N 34°4'48.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 12

Ship's Log:
500 nautical miles West Cabo Verde


September 25th 2004 @ 08:00
23°6'0.00 N 29°28'48.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 10
no log entry

September 26th 2004 @ 08:00
28°16'48.00 N 25°12'36.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Kotka 04/10 08.00 LT


September 27th 2004 @ 08:00
33°33'36.00 N 20°18'0.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 10
no log entry

September 28th 2004 @ 08:00
39°5'24.00 N 15°24'0.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 10
no log entry

September 29th 2004 @ 08:00
44°23'60.00 N 10°2'24.00 W

Heading 37°
Speed 10
no log entry

September 30th 2004 @ 08:00
49°27'36.00 N 3°0'0.00 W

Heading 60°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
Passing the English Channel today. Also see http://www.aislive.com


October 1st 2004 @ 08:00
53°29'24.00 N 5°1'12.00 E

Heading 29°
Speed 16
no log entry

October 2nd 2004 @ 08:00
56°20'24.00 N 11°24'36.00 E

Heading 160°
Speed 18

Ship's Log:
ETA Kotka 4/10 04:00 LT


October 3rd 2004 @ 08:00
56°3'36.00 N 16°30'36.00 E

Heading 52°
Speed 10

Ship's Log:
ETA Kotka 04/10 06:30 LT


October 4th 2004 @ 08:00
60°15'36.00 N 26°33'0.00 E

Speed 5

Ship's Log:
Moored at Kotka , discharging China Clay



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