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1960 General cargo

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Buildingyard: Deutsche Werft AG., Hamburg/ Germany

Built year: 1960

Yard no: 749

Tonnage 60-70: GRT: 9316/ NET: 5637/ TDW: 10665

Tonnage 70-on: GRT: 11754/ NET: 8125/ TDW: 12512

Dims 58-70: LOA: 159,71/ BR: 20,05/ DR: 8,621mtr

Dims 70-on: LOA: 188,73/ BR: 20,05/ DR: 8,621mtr

Machinery: 9-cyl B&W by Burmeister & Wain's Maskin- og Skibsbyggeri A/S-    

                     11200 bhp

Speed: 18,50knots

Reeferspace: 878,10cbm/ Passengers: 12/ Teu's -70: 120under deck


12.01.1960: Launched 

02.04.1960: Delivered

25.05.1970: Arrived at Yokohama to be lengthened by Mitsubishi HI Ltd. The vessel got inserted a containersection midship

06.07.1970: Reconstruction completed

30,06.1977: Transferred to Arctic Shipping Singapore (Pte) Ltd. (Barber Ship Management), Singapore

13.12.1978: Sold to Compania Naviera Regina SA., (Mediterranean Shipping Co SA.), Panama. Renamed REGINA S

06.12.1984: Sailed from Durban for Chittagong to be broken up

17.04.1984: National Shipbreakers commenced demolition at Madamibirhat

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Photo: Chris Howell

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