mv Pride of Canterbury     Dover to Calais

Passengers:  2000 Cars:  600 Built:  1992 Speed:  21 knots


European Pathway
10th August 1991 Launched
29th December 1991 Delivered to P&O Ferries, Dover and departed the yard for Dover the same day
30th December 1991 Arrived Dover
4th January 1992 Entered service between Dover and Zeebrugge
25th November 1998 Gearbox removed at Dunkerque and installed into the Pride of Burgundy
December 1998 Resumed service between Dover and Zeebrugge
28th November 2002 Final sailing between Dover and Zeebrugge
November 2002 Arrived at Lloyd Werft, Bremerhaven for conversion
March 2003 Renamed Pride of Canterbury as part of the conversion from a freighter to full car and passenger ferry

Pride of Canterbury
5th May 2003 Arrived in Dover from Bremerhaven
12th May 2003 Entered service between Dover and Calais
31st January 2008 Hit an unknown underwater object whilst sheltering off the coast during a storm that closed the Port of Dover. Received serious damage to one propeller and propeller shaft. Withdrawn from passenger service and used only for freight sailings due to reduced speed and manuverability
13th June 2008 Withdrawn from service completly and laid up at Dunkerque
October 2008 Entered overhaul at Dunkerque to include full repairs to propeller and propeller shaft. Expected back in service in December 2008