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Photographer:Gordy [View profile]Title:RISDONAdded:Jun 13, 2013
Location:Adelaide, Australia
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)
...entering Port Adelaide Sth Australia


Risdon 1959-1984. (Cargo) USSCo. 1959-1975.

LR/IMO/ID: 5296850
Year: 1959
Type: Cargo ship
Flag: AUS
Launched: 9.4.59
Completed: 5.59
Owner: USSCo. NZ Ltd.
Builder: Alexander Stephen & Sons, Linthouse, Glasgow.
Yard No: 663
Link: 1554
Starke: V1959 #635
GRT: 3,906
NRT: 1,892
DWT: 5,275
LOA: 109.6
LPP: 102.1
Beam: 15.8
1D-12.5 knots.
Powered by single screw 6 cylinder Sulzer oil engine.
2,410 bhp. Service speed 12 1/2 knots.

Subsequent History:

Employed carrying zinc concentrates from Port Pirie, SA to Risdon, TAS

1975 sold to Maldives Shipping Co., Male & r/n MALDIVE NAVIGATOR

1976 sold to Panama & r/n PANAGIA SPILIANI

Disposal Data:

BU Bedi, India 6.6.84

Photo Credits: The late Don Ross Collection

Cheers and GB

Vessel Identification
Name:Panagia Spiliani
Former name(s):
- Risdon (Until 1975)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:3,906 tons
Summer DWT:5,360 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1959
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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