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Photo Details [View profile]Title:BELEMAdded:Sep 01, 2005
Photo Category: Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA
Built in 1921 and first name was ‘LE MERLE’.
Then she has been named BELEM – FANTOME II – GIORGI CINI and BELEM once again since 01/06/1979 when she becomes a training vessel under Franch flag.
Length : 58 meters – Width : 8.80 meters
IMO : 8622983
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:Training Ship
Gross tonnage:531 tons
Length:0 m
Beam:0 m
Draught:3.6 m

Additional Information
Home port:Marseille
Class society:Bureau Veritas
Build year:1896
AIS Information
Last known position:
47°12’29.54” N, 1°34’4.89” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 238° (66°)
Arrival:24th Oct 2017
19:30:13 UTC
Last update:
47 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 October 24th, 19:30:13 UTCNantes
2017 October 19th, 16:00:16 UTCBrest
2017 October 7th, 18:30:38 UTCLa Rochelle
2017 September 18th, 16:00:33 UTCSaint-malo
2017 September 8th, 16:00:25 UTCBoulogne
2017 September 3rd, 14:30:26 UTCLe Havre
2017 August 12th, 09:00:24 UTCLerwick
2017 August 2nd, 14:15:28 UTCGalway
2017 July 28th, 16:00:28 UTCCork
2017 July 20th, 16:00:28 UTCBrest
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Silwilhith on Dec 18, 2005 10:12 (11 years ago)
I am sorry to precise that "Lemerle" was the name of her first Master, also called "Le Merle Noir" and not the name of the ship herself.
The tall ship Belem was built in 1896 in Nantes, France, designed to carry cocoa beans from Belem, Brasil, to Le Havre, France; and transportings various freights (coal, animals, etc) in the other way.
For french readers, you can see details in the official website or a non-official website.
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