ShipSpotting.com
Login: Lost Password? SIGN UP
Ship Photo Search
Photo Search - Advanced Search

POLYPHEMUS - IMO 5027170

Full Screen - Add Comment - Bookmark this photo - Edit Info
Get thumbnail code to post in forum, blog or homepage

New! View the summary page for this ship!
Photo Details
Photographer:Chris Howell [View profile]Title:POLYPHEMUSAdded:Sep 26, 2011
Captured:IMO:5027170Hits:2,153
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Over 3000gt)
Description:
scan of print from Keith Wood owned neg
Malacca Straits
circa 1970's
photo Late Peter Foxley

Built 1948 for Blue Funnel Line as Achilles.
1949 transferred to Glen Line renamed Radnorshire.
1963 reverted to Blue Funnel Line renamed Asphalion.
1966-1972 under Dutch flag renamed Polyhemus.
1972 reverted to Asphalion.
1975 sold and renamed Gulf Anchor.

Disposal Data:
BU Kaohsiung 28.4.79 [Taiwan Ship Scrap Co Ltd]
Vessel Identification
Name:Gulf Anchor
IMO:5027170
Former name(s):
- Asphalion (Until 1975 Jan)
- Polyphemus (Until 1972 Jan)
- Asphalion (Until 1966 Jan)
- Radnorshire (Until 1962 Jan)
- Achilles (Until 1949 Jan)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:7,414 tons
Summer DWT:9,490 tons

Additional Information
Status:Dead
Build year:1947
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
More Of This Ship
Asphalion
© Robbie Cox
Polyphemus
© Robbie Cox
Asphalion
© Robbie Cox
More Of: This Photographer - This Ship - This Ship By This Photographer

Photo Comments (0)

Comments sorting method :
Please Login to add a comment!

This photo has been shown 2,153 times since it was added to the site.

Copyright © 2018 All rights reserved View airplanes live at RadarBox24.com!