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Photographer:Ken Smith [View profile]Title:DSR AFRICAN SUNAdded:Dec 30, 2005
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1980-1989 (Over 3000gt)
DSR AFRICAN SUN 18,680-1983 Imo 8111752 outbound from Felixstowe June 11th 1987 Now sailing as THOR CAPTAIN
Vessel Identification
Name:Mdd Aurora
Former name(s):
- Thor Captain (Until 2011 Feb)
- Cape Keppel (Until 2002 Sep)
- Caledonia (Until 2000 Apr)
- Dsr African Sun (Until 1994 Jun)
- Caledonia (Until 1992 Jun)
- Lanka Amitha (Until 1992 Feb)
- California (Until 1987)
- Norasia Gabriele (Until 1986)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:18,680 tons
Summer DWT:25,082 tons

Additional Information
Class society:Turkish Lloyd
Build year:1983
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Phil English on Jul 01, 2019 15:15 (1 year ago)
Gerald, our much loved Ken Smith passed away a year ago, so he can't exactly answer this!
Gerald Sorger, Germany on Jul 01, 2019 15:07 (1 year ago)
"outbound from Felixstowe June 11th 1987" is this correct?
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