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Photographer:Gordy [View profile]Title:MAXIM GORKIYAdded:Mar 25, 2012
Photo Category: Cruise Ships built 1961-1970

Name: 19691973: Hamburg

19731974: Hanseatic

19742009: Maxim Gorkiy[1]

Namesake: The city of Hamburg (1st name)

The Hanseatic League (2nd name)

Maxim Gorky (3rd name)

Owner: 19691974: German Atlantic Line

19741992: Black Sea Shipping Company

19921996: Belata Shipping

19962008: Maxim Gorkiy Shipping Co[1] (Sovcomflot)[2]

20082009: Orient Lines

Operator: 19691973: German Atlantic Line

19731974: laid up

19741988: Black Sea Shipping Company

19882008: Phoenix Reisen[1][2]

Port of registry: 19691974: Hamburg, West Germany

19741991: Odessa, Soviet Union

19912009: Nassau, Bahamas[1]

Ordered: November 1966[3]

Builder: Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft, Hamburg, West Germany[1]

Cost: 5.6 million[4]

Yard number: 825[1]

Launched: 21 February 1968[1]

Acquired: 20 March 1969[1]

Maiden voyage: 28 March 1969[1]

In service: 28 March 1969[1]

Identification: IMO number: 6810627

Fate: Scrapped in Alang, India

General characteristics (as built)[1]

Type: Combined ocean liner / cruise ship[5]

Tonnage: 25,022 gross register tons (GRT)

Displacement: 5,677 metric tons deadweight (DWT)

Length: 194.72 m (638 ft 10 in)

Beam: 26.57 m (87 ft 2 in)

Draught: 8.27 m (27 ft 2 in)

Depth: 16.40 m (53 ft 10 in)[6]

Ice class: 1 A[7]

Installed power: 2 AEG steam turbines

combined 16668 kW

Propulsion: Twin propellers[4]

Speed: 22 kn (40.74 km/h)

Capacity: 790 in planned liner service

652 in cruise service[5]

General characteristics (2006)[4]

Type: cruise ship

Tonnage: 24981 GT (gross tonnage)

Displacement: 5800 DWT[1]

Decks: 10 (passenger accessible)

Speed: 18 kn (33.34 km/h)[7]

Capacity: 788 passengers[1]

Crew: 340

Details: Wikipedia

Photo Credits: The Capt. William T Barber Collection Vic Australia

Cheers and Gb

Vessel Identification
Name:Maxim M
Former name(s):
- Maxim Gorkiy (Until 2009 Feb)
- Maksim Gorkiy (Until 1992 Apr)
- Hamburg (Until 1973)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:24,220 tons
Summer DWT:4,759 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1969
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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