Berthed at Rattray Street Wharf, Dunedin. Diary tells me this was around 3 June 1965 during her first (arriving from W. Africa) of at least eleven visits to New Zealand.
Builder: De Merwede S&M, Hardinxveld, Netherlands.
Launched: 14/7/1956. Completed:22/11/1956.
Propulsion: 6,500 bhp Stork diesel - Service speed 16.5 knots.
1956 - "STRAAT MADURA" - NV Koninklijke Paketvaart Mij., Amsterdam, Netherlands.
1970 - ownership becomes KPM Lijnen, Amsterdam.
1974 - "JUPITER MOON" - Jupiter Lines Pty. Ltd., Durban, South Africa
1976 - "SYNAFTALIA" - Synaftalia Cia. Oceanica S/A, Piraeus, Greece.
1/1980 - broken up at Valencia, Spain.