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Photographer:John Latter [View profile]Title:MAASDAMAdded:Aug 09, 2010
Photo Category: Cruise Ships built 1991-2000
The MS Maasdam Cruise Ship nearing Cruise Terminal 1, Admiralty Pier, Western Docks, Dover Harbour, Kent, UK.

Arrived from Copenhagen (Denmark), going to Amsterdam (Netherlands) and eventually to Boston (Massachusetts, USA).

The photo was taken at 6.39 am on Tuesday, 3rd of August, 2010, from the lighthouse end of the Prince of Wales Pier.

To the right of the stern of the ship is the Cruise Terminal 1 building, once Dover Marine Railway Station, and above which is Shakespeare Cliff, part of the White Cliffs of Dover.

Career (1):

Name: MS Maasdam
Owner: Holland America Line
Operator: Holland America Line
Port of registry: Netherlands, Rotterdam
Ordered: 29 November 1989
Builder: Fincantieri, Monfalcone, Italy
Cost: 180 million US dollars
Yard number: 5882
Completed: January 1, 1993
Call sign: PFRO
IMO number: 8919257
MMSI no.: 244958000

General characteristics (1):

Class and type: S class cruise ship
Tonnage: 55,575 GT
Displacement: 10,965 DWT
Length: 220 m (721.78 ft)
Beam: 30.937 m (101.50 ft)
Height: 40 m (131.23 ft)
Draught: 7.6 m (24.93 ft)
Decks: 10
Ice class: 1D
Installed power: Two Sulzer 12ZAV40S, Two Sulzer 8ZAL40 diesels (All engines built under license by Fincantieri/Grandi Motori Trieste)
Propulsion: Electric shaftline
Speed: 22 knots (41 km/h)
Capacity: 1,258 passengers
Crew: 580

More info on the original MS Maasdam Cruise Ship near CT1, Western Docks, Dover Harbour webpage.

John Latter / Jorolat

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Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:55,575 tons
Summer DWT:7,406 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Rotterdam
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1993
AIS Information
Last known position:
12°45’45” N, 88°9’49.2” W
Speed, course (heading):
16.8kts, 288° (288°)
Location:Nz Trg > Nz Akl
Arrival:1st Feb 2018
05:30:48 UTC
Last update:
1 day 6 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 February 1st, 05:30:48 UTCNz Trg > Nz Akl
2018 January 24th, 06:30:59 UTCAu Bwt - Nz Mfn
2018 January 24th, 06:30:57 UTCNz Mfn > Nz Poe
2018 January 21st, 06:45:02 UTCAu Mel>au Bwt
2018 January 19th, 17:00:00 UTCAu Syd - Au Mel
2018 January 14th, 18:30:24 UTCNz Oban>au Bwt
2018 January 10th, 16:30:24 UTCNz Poe>nz Oban
2018 January 6th, 21:30:19 UTCNz Trg>nz Npe
2018 January 5th, 16:45:20 UTCNz Akl>nz Trg
2018 January 3rd, 17:30:21 UTCNz Trg>nz Akl
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