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Photographer:Malcolm Cranfield [View profile]Title:GOLDEN CITYAdded:Jun 01, 2013
Captured:May 19, 1977IMO:5257684Hits:1,673
Location:Singapore, Singapore
Photo Category: Reefers built before 1980
a scan by Trevor Jones of a slide in his collection taken by the late Steve Klassen of GOLDEN CITY(ex NORTHUMBERLAND) at Singapore on 19th May 1977. Note the painting of Bugs Bunny on the front of the superstructure.

Ordered as TURAKINA but delivered in 1955 by John Brown at Clydebank as NORTHUMBERLAND, she was sold to Gouromichalos in 1972 and renamed KAVO ASTRAPI but in 1973 was resold to Guan Guan who traded her as GOLDEN CITY until finally arriving at Hong Kong on 22nd March 1978 to be broken up.
Vessel Identification
Name:Golden City
Former name(s):
- Northumberland (Until 1972)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:8,046 tons
Summer DWT:4,419 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1955
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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