DAPO SEA - IMO 5272555
|Photographer:||Malcolm Cranfield [View profile]||Title:||DAPO SEA||Added:||Jan 22, 2011|
|Captured:||January 04, 1976||IMO:||5272555||Hits:||1,546|
|Location:||Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria|
||General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)|
|The N.A. Davaris/E. Pothitis owned DAPO SEA, ex-TARPON SEA-75 ex-PEARL SEA-69, built for Livanos at Hartlepool in 1957, had arrived off Lagos on 11th October 1975 with a cargo of cement loaded at a Black Sea port. She sailed on 9th August 1976 bound for Warri and then San Lorenzo (Argentina). DAPO SEA suffered an engine room fire in Sitra Roads on 1st June 1977 and was beached at Gadani Beach in October 1977 to be broken up.
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||7,973 tons|
|Summer DWT:||12,111 tons|
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incredible that they still built vessels like this in 1957 ! |
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Another one of you top shots Malcolm |
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