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Photo Details
Photographer:Marc Piché [View profile]Title:HELLENIC LAURELAdded:Aug 01, 2007
Location:Montreal, Canada
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Over 3000gt)
NIce view of Greek-flag cargo ship HELLENIC LAUREL as shown while arriving at Montréal on March 29, 1976.

Marc Piché photo.
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:7,293 tons
Summer DWT:10,744 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1961
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (8)

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papalaskaris on Apr 25, 2021 15:37 (2 months ago)
Beautiful ship. My father (Constantinos Papalaskaris) was motorman B onboard in 1969-1970. I have heard wonderful stories of how good a ship it was, making trips from Eastern Atlantic to Calcutta, at 17-18 mph, which was fast in those years. Best regards, Angela
George Lourmpas on Sep 28, 2014 22:22 (6 years ago)
Great photo and great emotion as my father was inside as 1st engineeer in this ship.Furthermore, he was really inside during that time of the shot of the photo and i remember very well his stories from these trips!
Thank you!
George Kapranos on Oct 31, 2010 14:15 (10 years ago)
I sail on this ship 1965 as assistant electrician use to make regurar round trips East coast of USA Pakistan India bangladesh
michell on Mar 26, 2006 03:34 (15 years ago)
Une photo d'une très belle composition. Bateau,glace, eau. Super bien fait. Michel
DEREK SANDS on Mar 13, 2006 10:34 (15 years ago)
Superb Marc, what a shot and what a ship
Alastair Sutherland on Mar 11, 2006 09:08 (15 years ago)
Marc, very nice photograph of a classic freighter design. She was built in 1961, 7293 GRT, 6 cylinder Doxford type oil engine, service speed 16 knots.
carimar on Mar 11, 2006 08:32 (15 years ago)
Hello Marc,
thank you very much for showin us this wonderfull shot from a very beautifull ship of a long time gone company with always well kept ships.
Regards from Switzerland, Markus
Arne Jürgens on Mar 11, 2006 03:40 (15 years ago)
Great shot!

1959 Nordseewerke,Emden/314
Freighter 9550
HELLENIC LAUREL-84, Hellenic Lines Ltd, Piraeus, Gr;
13.200 tdw, 7.000 Ps, 15,75 kn

rgds Arne
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