Wednesday, 21 May 2008


Seen as she passed McInroy's Point outbound for Terneuzen, the coaster MERIT had arrived at Glasgow with a cargo yesterday afternoon. She is registered at Gibraltar, although German-owned, and dates from 2000. Built at Mangalia in Romania, by the Daewoo shipyard, she is 82.50 metres in length, and has a deadweight of 3,171 tonnes.