mv Pride of York     Hull to Zeebrugge

Passengers:  1000 Cars:  850 Built:  1987 Speed:  16.5/18.5 knots


Norsea
9th September 1986 Launched. Largest ship to be launched on the Clyde since the Queen Elizabeth 2
2nd May 1987 Delivered
8th May 1987 Entered service between Hull and Rotterdam
1st December 2001 Last sailing on the Rotterdam service
December 2001 &
January 2002
Major overhaul at Lloyd Werft in Bremerhaven as part of an upgrade prior to switching routes
March 2002 Entered service between Hull and Zeebrugge replacing the mv Norland
2nd September 2002 Engine Room fire whilst en-route between Hull and Zeebrugge, off service for 7 days
22th January 2003 Renamed Pride of York

Pride of York
22nd January 2003 Continued service between Hull and Zeebrugge. Every other January the ship covers the Hull to Rotterdam route whilst the Pride of Rotterdam is in refit