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Photographer:Paul J. Gallie [View profile]Title:CHIQUITA ELKEAdded:Aug 29, 2005
Photo Category: Storm Pics
GWF's reefer CHIQUITA ELKE ploughing through the South Pacific towards New Zealand.

Pic posted as a tribute to my good friend, the late Capt. Wayne Tebbutt who took this pic from the bridge.
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Napier Star (Until 2012 Mar)
- Chiquita Elke (Until 2003 Jan)
- Elke (Until 2000 Jan)
- Chiquita Elke (Until 1997)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Reefer
Gross tonnage:8,665 tons
Summer DWT:11,822 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1994
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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VEIGATEBBUTT on Apr 18, 2013 17:00 (4 years ago)
Dear Paul,
It was a great surprise for me to be browsing on the internet and all of a sudden find this picture, my father was very proud of this voyage as well as this picture.
Thank you for the tribute.
Warm regards
Rod (Rodrigo)
PS: my mum has this storm on VHS as well.
marc reynaert on Nov 05, 2005 19:10 (12 years ago)

your friend,did a great job,nice picture.
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