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Photographer:John Latter [View profile]Title:BalmoralAdded:Aug 17, 2010
Captured:August 07, 2010IMO:8506294Hits:1,552
Location:Dover, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Cruise Ships built 1981-1990
Description:
MS Balmoral Cruise Ship crossing Dover Harbour at Daybreak, Kent, UK

Arrived from Vigo (Spain) and left later in the day for Gibraltar (UK).

The photo was taken at 5.30 am on Saturday, 7th of August 2010, from near the lighthouse end of the Prince of Wales Pier.

Ship's details (1) (2):

Name: 1988-1996: Crown Odyssey, 1996-2000: Norwegian Crown, 2000-2003: Crown Odyssey, 2003-2007: Norwegian Crown, 2007 onwards: Balmoral
Owner: 1988-1992: Royal Cruise Line, 1992-2004: Norwegian Cruise Line, 2004-2006: Crown Odyssey Ltd, 2007 onwards: Balmoral Cruise Ltd
Operator: 1988-1996: Royal Cruise Line, 1996-2000: Norwegian Cruise Line, 2000-2003: Orient Lines, 2003-2007: Norwegian Cruise Line, 2007 onwards: Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Port of registry: 1988-1990: Pireus, Greece, 1990 onwards: Nassau, Bahamas
Builder: Meyer Werft, Papenburg, West Germany
In service: 7 June 1988
Identification: IMO number: 8506294
Status: In service
Call Sign: C6II4
MMSI: 308785000

**General characteristics** (as built, 1988)

Type: cruise ship
Tonnage: 34,242 GRT
Displacement: 5,186 metric tons deadweight (DWT)
Length: 187.71 m (615 ft 10 in)
Beam: 28.21 m (92 ft 7 in)
Draught: 6.80 m (22 ft 4 in)
Installed power: 4×MaK 8M601/6M35 diesels
combined 21,300 kW
Propulsion: 2 propellers
Speed: 22.5 knots (41.67 km/h; 25.89 mph)
Capacity: 1,230 passengers (maximum)

**General characteristics** (as rebuilt, 2007)

Tonnage: 43,537 GT (gross tonnage)
Length: 217.91 m (714 ft 11 in)
Draught: 7.25 m (23 ft 9 in)
Decks: 10 (passenger accessible)
Capacity: 1,778 passengers
Crew: 471
Notes: Otherwise the same as built
Call Sign: C6II4
IMO: 8506294
MMSI: 308785000

More info on the original MS Balmoral Cruise Ship crossing Dover Harbour at Daybreak webpage.

John Latter / Jorolat

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Vessel Identification
Name:Balmoral
IMO:8506294
Flag:Bahamas
MMSI:308785000
Callsign:C6II4
Former name(s):
- Norwegian Crown (Until 2008 Jan 24)
- Crown Odyssey (Until 2003 Mar)
- Norwegian Crown (Until 2000 May)
- Crown Odyssey (Until 1996 Mar)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:43,537 tons
Summer DWT:5,186 tons
Length:218 m
Beam:28 m
Draught:7.1 m

Additional Information
Home port:Nassau
Class society:Bureau Veritas
Build year:1988
AIS Information
Last known position:
64°47’38.7” N, 12°10’54.9” W
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
15.9kts, 126° (131°)
Destination:
Location:Newcastle,uk
Arrival:23rd Aug 2018
04:00:13 UTC
Last update:
1 hour 20 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 2nd, 07:45:56 UTCLisbon, Portugal
2018 August 23rd, 04:00:13 UTCNewcastle,uk
2018 August 20th, 10:00:32 UTCSeydisfjordur,icelan
2018 August 7th, 05:30:33 UTCBergen, No
2018 August 3rd, 04:00:43 UTCPort Of Tyne, Newcas
2018 July 31st, 06:30:12 UTCKirkwall, Scotland
2018 July 30th, 08:45:34 UTCInvergordon,scotland
2018 July 29th, 04:00:45 UTCPort Of Tyne, Uk
2018 July 22nd, 04:00:42 UTCNewcastle
2018 July 19th, 05:30:23 UTCBergen,norway
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