mv Pride of Canterbury     Dover to Calais

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


 Shipyard  Schichau Seebeckwerft AG, Bremerhaven, Germany
 Launched  1992 as European Highway
 Delivery to Owner  1992
 Construction Number  1073
 Converted  Lloydweft Bremerhaven and re-named Pride of Canterbury 2003
 Type of Ship  Twin propeller car and passenger ferry, twin compartment ship
 Length Overall  179.70m
 Width  23.3m
 Draught  6.27m
 Bow Door  8.5m wide x 5.0m high
 Inner Bow Door  9m wide x 5.0m high
 Bridge Front Door (UVD)  8.5m wide x 5.0m high
 Stern Door  8.5m wide x 5.0m high
 Cargo Decks  2 Decks with no ramps 4.8m minimum height throughout
 Gross Tonnage  28138 BRZ / GT
 Net Tonnage  8649 (Tonnes)
 Deadweight  5875 (Tonnes)
 Displacement Tonnage  17300 (Tonnes)
 Anchors  2 x Weldhold Stockless 7530kg
 Speed  21.0kts
 Engines  4 x 7,100bhp / 5280kw Sulzer Diesels
 Generators  5 x Diesel Generators, (1x Caterpillar 3412 D1-AT & 4 x Sulzer  6ATL25H 1150kw+)
 Stabiliser's  2 x Blohm & Voss retractable stabiliser fins
 Thrusters  2 x Lips 1200kw Bow Thrusters
 Propellers  2 x Lips 4 Bladed Propellers
 Rudders  Twin high lift rudders
 Fuel Capacity  900 Tonnes (approx)
 Fuel Usage  3.5 Tonnes per hour (roughly 10.5 days based on capacity)
 Fresh Water Capacity  440 Tonnes (approx)
 Load Capacity  115 x 15m freight units or 520 cars
 Passengers  2000
 Flag  United Kingdom
 IMO Number  9015266