Transport details

Lady Franklin

Ship Details

Official Ship Name Lady Franklin
Call sign
Expedition capacity 52
Crew capacity 21
Fuel type

Fuel capacity 344.79 cubic metres
Length (overall) 103.42 m
Breadth (overall) 15.6 m
Draft (overall) m
Gross tonnage tonnes
Normal sea speed knots
Ice Class

Other comments Built in 1970. The engines - Man. diesel - G9V. Auxiliary engines were MWM, 2 X 325 kVA, MWM - 1 x 145 kVA. The engines had an output of 4050 @ 243 rpm.

©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1988
Catalogue id
Bain, Gordon

Voyage List

List of voyages that used this ship/aircraft. Click on voyage name to display full details.

Voyage Cruise Name Dates Voyage Leader Objectives
1982/83 V6   22-Jan-1983 to 22-Feb-1983   Andrew William Jackson    
1983/84 V6   20-Jan-1984 to 17-Feb-1984   Ian Thomas Marchant   Sub chartered from French  
1987/88 V6   26-Jan-1988 to 14-Mar-1988   Ian Thomas Marchant    
1988/89 V10   15-Mar-1989 to 27-Mar-1989   Gerry Nash   Recover MI Summer party.  
1988/89 V2   25-Oct-1988 to 19-Nov-1988   Graeme J Manning   Note amended schedule  
1988/89 V3   23-Nov-1988 to 4-Dec-1988   Philip Gard   MI Changeover & Resupply  
1988/89 V4   7-Dec-1988 to 12-Jan-1989   Attila Vrana   M & D Changeover  
1988/89 V7   14-Jan-1989 to 18-Feb-1989   Ric Burbury   Marine Science  
1988/89 V9   21-Feb-1989 to 14-Mar-1989   Richard Michael Mulligan