|Photographer:||Allan RO [View profile]||Title:||Gripen||Added:||Jan 26, 2011|
|Captured:||June 01, 1975||IMO:||5136359||Hits:||1,707|
|delivered June 1956 by Aalborg Vaerft A/S (yd # 115) to Svenska R/A Oresund.
Later Nordschau (DEU), Gripen av Malmö (SWE) and in 1986 renamed Southern Elegance (PAN) - Tropical Cruise Line S. A. (Grundstad Maritime Overseas)
apparently used for gambling cruises out of Biloxi for a while, last reported lying on the Intercoastal canal on the West Bank of New Orleans during 1999 - is she still there or has she been broken up ?
photo : Copenhagen, 06:1975
photo : © Dr. Allan Ryszka-Onions 1975/2011