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Photo Details
Photographer:frtrfred [View profile]Title:MelusineAdded:Jan 30, 2011
Location:Port Huron, United States
Photo Category: Ore Carriers
at Port Huron Mi July 1965
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Melusine (Until 1978)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ore Carrier
Gross tonnage:9,191 tons
Summer DWT:14,488 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1961
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (4)

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tom scott on Sep 01, 2012 22:17 (6 years ago)
I have this as having a Chantiers Doxford engine 650LBDS4, built under licence from Doxford, Sunderland, 6000 bhp., and as being broken up in 1982 at Ferrol
Bjørn Knudsen on Jan 31, 2011 13:40 (7 years ago)
[1969 Lg 158.1/148.3m, 9191gt/14488dw] - 78 LENA
BU El Ferrol 19.7.82 [Francisco Mate Cuesta] - engine damage 15.5.82

frtrfred on Jan 31, 2011 01:28 (7 years ago)
Hi Mike, Im glad to hear you enjoy these.Sure beats the boxy,prefab looks of todays ships-thanks,Fred
pilotmike on Jan 30, 2011 18:17 (7 years ago)
Fred, I am thoroughly enjoying your regular postings of all these old salties in the Port Huron area, taken from the late '50s and early '60s. I hope you have many more still to come!!
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