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Barber Tønsberg

1979 RORO-carrier

Buildingyard: Kaldnes Mek. Verksted A/S., Tønsberg

Built year: 1979

Yard no: 212

Tonnage: GRT: 22070/ NET: 12090/ TDW: 31800

Dims: LOA: 228,51/ BR: 32,26/ DR: 10,823mtr


Machinery : 9-cyl B&W by Nylands Verksted A/S., Oslo - 30700bhp

Speed : 21,00knots

Container cap: 1772TEU


31.01.1979: Launched 

04.07.1979: Delivered. Price: NOK 152.200.000

12.12.1986: Sold to United States Dept of Transporttaion for service with the Ready Reserve Force (US Reserve Fleet)

                     Renamed CAPE HORN. Manager: Maritime Transport Corp., USA. NavyID: T-AKR-5066

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