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Photographer:Robert J Smith [View profile]Title:ADMIRAL NAKHIMOVAdded:Jun 10, 2006
Captured:April 01, 1972IMO:5002986Hits:2,035
Location:Yalta, Ukraine
Photo Category: Cruise Ships and Liners built before 1950
Seen at Russian Black Sea port of Yalta during April 1972.
Operated by Black Sea Shipping Company.
Flag: USSR
Built 1925
17053 grt
Built as German BERLIN. Sank in 1945 and salvaged by USSR in 1948 and renamed ADMIRAL NAKHIMOV. Sank 31/08/86 after collison with bulk carrier PYOTR VASEV.
Vessel Identification
Name:Admiral Nakhimov
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:17,053 tons
Summer DWT:8,942 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1925
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (3)

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Robert J Smith on Mar 16, 2006 10:09 (11 years ago)
Thanks Derek,

I remember this day well, the two funneled PRESIDENT WILSON was also in Yalta at the time, the only time I've seen two classic twin funneled ships together.
My scanned doesn't do this photo justice so will probably replace the image at some time when I get a new one.

DEREK SANDS on Mar 14, 2006 11:49 (11 years ago)
What a ship! thanks for posting this great image
Robert J Smith on Mar 10, 2006 19:35 (11 years ago)
Forgot, tug in forground is the KRYMCHANIN.
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