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Photographer:Gordy [View profile]Title:MORIALTAAdded:Dec 20, 2011
Captured:IMO:5384669Hits:1,387
Photo Category: Ferries
Description:
MORIALTA

IDNo: 5384669 Year: 1940

Name: MORIALTA Launch Date: 7.5.40

Type: Cargo ship Date of completion: 10.40

Flag: AUS Keel:

Reg. Owner: Adelaide Steamship Co.

Tons: 1378 Link: 1619

DWT: 861 Yard No: 383

Length overall: 69.3 Ship Design:

LPP: 65.5 Country of build: GBR

Beam: 12.5 Builder: Caledon

Material of build: Location of yard: Dundee

Number of
screws/Mchy/

Speed(kn): 1D-12

Naval or paramilitary marking :

A: *
End: 1973

Subsequent History:

57 WAIBEN - 64 JACQUES DEL MAR - 68 LONGLIFE - 70 ROYAL MARTIN - 73 ISLAND PEARL

Disposal Data:
foundered 10.14.12N/106.59.12E 23.12.73 [Phnom-Penh-Singapore, rubber & cartridge scrap]

Photo Credits: The late Allan Green collection Vic. Australia

A pic of the little Morialta

I used to go on it with my father when I was a little fella as he spent some time on her during the 40's and 50's

Cheers and GB

Gordy
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Gordy on Dec 21, 2011 10:40 (7 years ago)
Yes Alex, I used to fish near the stern when she was docked at Port Adelaide. The mullet used to hang around there feeding when the crew dumped the rosie. lol
Alex59 on Dec 20, 2011 16:30 (7 years ago)
Good Morning Gordy. Thanks for sharing this lovely photo with us. Beautiful details. Surely it must bring back a lot of memories. Thanks again. Alex
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