|Photographer:||Paul J. Gallie [View profile]||Title:||SONIA M||Added:||Aug 28, 2005|
|TMM's SONIA M alongside at Cozumel Island, Mexico 05-Mar-86 to discharge the PEMEX 154 crew launch which had been loaded in Lazero Cardenas on the West Coast. I sailed on her as 2/O 12-Dec-85 to 30-May-86.
Official No: 343028
Built: 1971 by Swan Hunter at Wallsend, UK
GRT / NRT / DWT: 11143 / 5947 / 13300
LOA / Beam: 157.0m / 23.2m
21/12/1971: Delivered to British India Steam Navigation Co. as MULBERA.
01/10/1971: P&O General Cargo Division appointed managers.
19/04/1973: Registered in the ownership of Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Co.
25/06/1975: renamed STRATHMUIR.
23/04/1982: Sold to Mars Ltd (TMM) and renamed SONIA M.
There is also the unidentified cruiseship on the otherside of the finger pier.