Tristan : Tristan's Latest Shipping News
Submitted by Tristan Times (Sarah Glass) 28.07.2010 (Article Archived on 11.08.2010)
The M.V. Edinburgh arrived at Tristan on the morning of the 22nd July
Tristan's Latest Shipping News
This photo shows M/V Edinburgh on its way back from Cape Town with freight for Tristan da Cunha
© James Glass (Tristan Times
The M.V. Edinburgh arrived at Tristan on the morning of the 22nd July, after experiencing some bad weather on her way to Tristan. She disembarked the passengers, unloaded cargo, pumped fuel, and back loaded empty crates, before taking passengers and headed for Cape Town. This is the first time that the Edinburgh has managed to turn around in a day. She is due to arrive in Cape Town on the 28th July, and will depart for Tristan again on the 21st August for the start of their fishing season.