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Photographer:Malcolm Cranfield [View profile]Title:NORDWINDAdded:Mar 10, 2012
Captured:January 04, 1976IMO:5255868Hits:3,401
Location:Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)
The 1958 Flensburg built NORDWIND, which had been detained in the Great Bitter Lakes between 1967 to 1974, was here photographed at anchor off Apapa/Lagos on 4th January 1976. She had arrived there on 17th August 1975 with a cargo of cement loaded at Bilbao and eventually put into Warri to discharge, sailing early in July 1976 fro Rio Grande. She was sold in 1979 to Flandermar who very briefly traded her as RODANTHI A. until selling her to Palmyra Tsiris Lines. Renamed CENTAURUS, she finally arrived at Shanghai on 28.5.85 to be broken up
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Rodanthi A. (Until 1979)
- Nordwind (Until 1979)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:8,656 tons
Summer DWT:12,560 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1958
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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