Al mashriq - The Levant

Captain Walther Ludvigsen's Logbook from Tapline's oil terminal port at Zahrani, Sidon in Lebanon - 1951


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No Date Berth Ship Nat Arr All Sec Dep Ball Load time Rate Total Tug Captain Destin Remarks
Year 1951
1 30/4 2 Nueva Granada NO 0630 0830 4 7-11 14148 101583 Swigarth M. Jundi Montreal Nesheim handled ship
2 1/5 3 Caltex Pernis DU 0430 0755 0130 3 7-20 16048 117630 Habib A. Assaly R.dam Odegaarden handled ship
3 2/5 2 Ombrina IT 1145 1315 1330 7 9-26 7358 69388 Chandler S. Arafat Fiumicino Gjertsen handled ship
4 3/5 4 Platt Park T2 AM 1540 1720 0735 3 9-07 13186 122368 Sandy M. Bana Bari Hendrix handled ship
5 4/5 3 Crown Point T2 AM 1545 1935 0750 3 5-47 20810 120283 Lenahan H.E.Rez Bari Cole handled ship
6 5/5 3 Ohio PAN 0730 0850 2210 3 8-15 24711 203864 Habib L. Gaby Portland Hodde handled ship
7 7/5 4 White River T2 BR 2059 2210 0940 3 7-35 15398 116245 Lenahan M. Kayal Fawley My 1st ship. Parker supervised
8 8/5 3 Wikfoss NO 0900 1135 1845 3 7-15 19571 141811 Lenahan M. Kayal Montreal Gjertsen supervised
9 9/5 4 A.N. Kemp PAN 1230 1350 2240 3 10-50 19077 206608 Sandy J. Kattra Barber Parker supervised
10 10/5 2 Brasil NO 0120 0240 2110 6 6-50 13102 89490 Habib B. Kattoura Naples All by myself
11 11/5 2 Alar NO 0505 0710 2300 6 7-27 13976 104212 Sandy J. Kattra Montreal All by myself
12 12/5 1 Tank Emperor NO 0545 0720 0635 7 13-36 13134 178666 Chandler T. Abed R.dam Cole supervised O/A very big ship
13 13/5 4 Borgestad NO 1130 1845 0800 6 8.00 14819 118551 Sandy A. Sugri Naples Lot of trouble
14 14/5 2 Esso Picardie FR 0012 0245 0018 6 10-05 13007 131110 Habib M. Kayal Havre
15 16/5 3 Steens Mountain T2 BR 0524 0655 2215 3 6-42 17143 114861 Swigarth M. Jundi Fawley
16 18/5 4 Caltex Delft T2 DU 1145 1250 0205 3 6-57 18268 116971 Habib M. Kayal R.dam
17 20/5 1 Hampton Roads AM 1430 1610 0320 4 10-56 16422 180250 Lenahan M. Koleilat N.York Brickhouse handled ship
18 23/5 4 Paul Pigott PAN 2255 2355 0930 3 8-35 21190 202669 Sandy B. Baradie N.York
19 25/5 4 Imperial Charlottetown T2 CAN 1620 1750 0305 3 8-00 15600 121557 Lenahan M. Koleilat Bari
20 28/5 2 Dalfonn NO 2312 0025 1320 6 11-13 16072 178511 Sandy B. Baradie N.York
21 30/5 3 Aurora IT 0500 0610 2210 5 5-51 14064 82273 Habib A. Assaly Trieste
22 4/6 2 Thorunn T2 NO 1725 1810 0200 Discharging diesel Rel. by Tronstad 0200
23 8/6 3 Steens Mountain T2 BR 1920 2045 1335 3.5 6-47 20205 116561 Lenahan M. Kayal Bari
24 12/6 3 Bourgougne FR 0900 1015 0448 4 7-12 15320 106899 Habib T. Abed Donges
25 16/6 2 Esso Langedouch FR 1400 1505 0735 6 9-20 14051 132112 Sandy M. Kayal Havre
26 20/6 3 Crown Point T2 AM 1610 1725 0430 3 6-09 19781 121890 Lenahan E. Kayal Bari
27 25/6 4 Atholl McBean PAN 1625 1710 0818 3 9-37 21900 202610 Lenahan M. Koleilat Barber
28 29/6 2 Borgestad NO 0905 1135 0330 6 8-45 13459 116023 Swigarth M. Jundi Portland
29 3/7 2 Platt Park T2 AM 1300 1425 Discharged diesel. Rel by Boiral 0845/4
30 6/7 2 Dalfonn NO 0050 0205 0120 8 10-33 17600 178994 Lenahan E. Kayal Portland
31 10/7 4 Bulk Oceanic LIB 1410 1540 1018 3 10-45 20060 216655 Sandy M. Jundi Philadelphia
32 15/7 3 Sovac Comet PAN 1721 1810 1015 4 9-17 21530 200222 Lenahan M. Bana Naples
33 18/7 1 Ranella NO 0215/19 6-33 10800 71177 Sandy M. Kayal R.dam Relieved Nesheim after the ship had dischrched diesel. Conv. Lib. ship
34 21/7 3 Olympic Laurel LIB 1355 1520 1108 8 9-33 21026 201854 Chandler S. Aarafat R.dam
35 24/7 3 Caltex Delft DU 0442 0555 1645 3 5-01 23214 116069 Swigarth M. Jundi R.dam
36 26/7 3 Orcher T2 FR 1815 1935 0812 5 7-30 16360 122725 Sandy M. Kayal Havre
37 30/7 1 Solfonn NO 1545 1710 0902 3 8-10 12840 105232 Swigarth M. Jundi Stanlow
38 2/8 3 Bulk Oceanic PAN 1035 1215 0810 3 10-45 20457 212774 Horne L. Gaby NY
39 5/8 4 Esso Fawley T2 BRT 0515 0620 2255 5 8-10 14276 1170663 Lenahan E. Kayal Fawley
40 8/8 1 Maria Christina D. 2015 2135 1240 3 9-14 13760 126645 Chandler S. Arafat Fawley
41 11/8 3 Esso Birmingham T2 BRT 1331 1448 0630 3 8-07 20070 116070 Sandy B. Baradie Fawley
42 13/8 3 Pennsylvania PAN 1415 1535 0645 3 8-22 24300 204140 Swigarth B. Barsha Phil.
43 21/8 2 Gallia NO 0550 0935 2145 2 8-22 12242 102893 Swigarth B. Barsha NY (boarded at anchorage)
44 24/8 3 Nasa BRT 1745 1905 1050 6 6-13 1372 85065 Horne M. Koleilat Stanlow
45 26/8 1 Repton BRT 1900 2040 1847 11 9-05 6500 59472 Sandy B. Baradie Fawley
46 28/8 4 Caltex Utrecht T2 DU 1320 1425 0312 3 7-11 16118 116049 Chandler S. Arafat R.dam
47 30/8 1 Veni T2 NO 1530 1645 0704 - 27-23 6302 115230 Swigarth B. Barsha Palermo Discharged fuel oil only (Ballast to Palermo)
48 3/9 3 Romona IT 1630 1750 0712 3 7-37 16610 124220 Lenahan E. Kayal Bari
49 7/9 2 Jacinth NO 0610 0735 0100 5 9-52 11470 110400 Lenahan E. Kayal Bari
50 18/9 1 Brasil NO 0400 0515 2015 6 6-27 13560 86817 Dropped anchor on departure. Moved to berth # 2 for bunkers
51 19/9 2 Brasil NO 0550 0635 1055 - 1-44 Diesel 2843 Sandy E. Kayal Montreal
52 22/9 2 Esso Normandie M/T FR 1910 2035 1005 3 6-58 17443 122103 Lenahan E. Kayal Havre
53 25/9 1 Kentucky T/T PAN 1620 1850 1340 2 10-42 18760 200741 Chandler S. Arafat Philadelphia Brick(house) moored ship
54 28/9 2 Roxane M/S FR 0550 0725 1845 3.5 5-58 17800 84965 Horne M. Koleilat Bordeaux
55 30/9 1 Frimaire M/T FR 1057 1220 0300 3 8-23 14100 115935 Lenahan S. Ararfat Bec Dambes Aslaug Odegaarden came 29/9
56 3/10 3 Caltex The Hague T2 DU 1956 2110 0900 3 6-08 19514 117476 Horne M. Bana R.dam
57 6/10 3 Caltex Bristol T2 BRT 1018 1215 0205 3 7-12 15080 116111 Chandler E. Kayal Fawley Kay as observer
58 17/10 1 Stony Point T2 BRT 2057 2210 1310 3 6-53 17828 123031 Swigarth M. Jundi Havre
59 21/10 3 Caltex Leiden T2 DU 1530 1620 0445 3 5-10 22280 115851 Lenahan E. Kayal R.dam
60 26/10 1 Meuse Argonne T2 PAN 0742 0915 Disch. fuel. Relieved 0605 by Tronstad
61 29/10 2 Aslaug R¯genes M/T NO 0545 0735 2020 4.5 6-44 15160 101565 Swigarth M. Jundi Portland
62 2/11 3 White River T2 BRT 1250 1355 0400 3.5 7-30 15280 116110 Chandler 491 Fawley
63 14/11 4 Ottawa M/T NO 2040 2210 1300 4 8-02 17028 136722 Chandler 479 Portland
64 17/11 2 Pauline Frederish M/T GE 1550 1740 0720 4.5 7-22 9460 69049 Lenahan M. Bana Bremen
65 21/11 2 Indiana S/S IT 0600 0745 1800 No 4-14 13920 62213 Habib B. Kattoura Trieste
66 24/11 4 Wikland M/T NO 2110 2245 1130 3.5 7-54 16853 135361 Habib B. Kattoura Halifax
67 29/11 3 Caltex Bordeaux FR 0645 0815 2130 3 7-08 16665 115276 Sandy M. Kayal B. Dambes My first storm in Sidon (See previous page) Ex Meuse Argonne
68 1/12 2 Angiliki S/T GR 1345 1505 0205 No 3-34 9980 35982 Sandy M. Kayal Ancona
69 12/12 1 Ramona T2 IT 0640 0755 2240 3 7-40 16410 126935 Habib T. Abed Bari
70 18/12 1 Platt Park T2 PAN 1300 1420 1200 No 12-05 5133 61600 Sandy M. Kayal Bahrein Discharge fuel. In ballast for Bahrein
71 21/12 2 Thorshov NO 1610 1735 0930 6 7-07 14170 100483 Chandler S. Arafat R.dam Port closed. Ship boarded at anchorage. (Ferncastle)
72 23/12 2 Alfred Clegg M/T NO 1910 2045 1555 3 6-11 16400 101690 Sandy B. Baradie Hamburg Xmas
73 25/12 2 Lavoro M/T IT 2305 0110 1648 3.5 9-41 9609 93211 Habib B. Kattoura Genoa
74 28/12 2 Marinella M/T IT 1415 1555 0610 No 7-20 12175 89354 Sandy M. Kayal Stanlow
75 31/12 1 Esso Italia M/T IT 0845 1020 0030 3.5 7-45 17250 131086 Habib T. Abed Bari (Boarded at anchorage) Moored in strong wind SE wind, but tankfarm empty 2400. (Jan. 1st)

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