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Photographer:Malcolm Cranfield [View profile]Title:OBAdded:Feb 21, 2010
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)
OB was built at Vlissingen (Flushing) in 1954

photographed in New Zealand waters in August 1975, she is reported to have been broken up in the USSR during 1981
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:6,205 tons
Summer DWT:6,508 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1954
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Lakhtikov Dmitriy on Jun 22, 2010 17:11 (11 years ago)
Have a here
She was briken up mu..uch later
David Ford on Feb 22, 2010 10:38 (11 years ago)
Location of these 2 photos of 'Ob' is Wellington, New Zealand.
As she has a helideck, I would guess that she was on a voyage to or from Antarctica with supplies for the Russian base there. [see photo of her sister ship 'Lena' for comparison without helideck]

David Ford
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