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Photographer:dedge [View profile]Title:OVERSEAS COURIERAdded:Feb 25, 2010
Location:Destrehan, Port of South Louisiana, United States
Photo Category: Bulkers built 1950-1960
The Overseas Courier loading grain at Destrehan on the Mississippi River. Completed by Nordseewerke at Emden in 1960 as yard number 319 she sailed for London and Overseas Bulk Carriers until 1969 when she went to Greek owners as Maroudio. In 1975 she became the floating supply base F.S.B.1 and in 1979 she was again converted, this time into a depot ship and supply base for offshore installations, being renamed Zeus. Yet another conversion took place in 1984 when she became a cement carrier then a storage vessel at Safaga. In 2000 she was renamed El Nagar and arrived at Mumbai to be broken up on 25 October that year.
Vessel Identification
Name:El Nagar
Former name(s):
- Zeus I (Until 2000 Nov)
- F.s.b.01 (Until 1979)
- Overseas Courier (Until 1969)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Cement Carrier
Gross tonnage:12,127 tons
Summer DWT:31,262 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1960
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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