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Photo Details
Photographer:FEHMI ULGENER [View profile]Title:MELODYAdded:Mar 20, 2006
Captured:IMO:5091016Hits:1,762
Photo Category: Wrecks & Relics
Description:
THANKS FOR THE HELP TO FIND THE NAME AND THE SAD STORY OF THIS SHIP
Vessel Identification
Name:Melody
IMO:5091016
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:4,253 tons
Summer DWT:3,333 tons

Additional Information
Status:Dead
Build year:1948
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (4)

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immen on Mar 18, 2006 22:40 (12 years ago)
1948 02 25. Launching.Build by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson, Newcastle, England.
Yard No: unknown.
1948: Deliverd to Cie. De Navigation Mixte, Marseille, Frankrike.
1948. In traffic Marseille - Casablanca.
1970. Sold to Spyros Billinis, Pireus, Grekland. Renamed to PHOENIX.
1979. Sold to Athens Marine Cruises, Pireus, Grekland. Renamed to MELODY.
1990 07 06. During rebuilding in Keratsini, fire started onboard,
They towed her to a place close to Salamina, the ship was totally burned out.

Dimensions. Loa:113,08 x B:15,54 x D.7,29 m.
BT. 4180.
Speed:. 16,knots
Passengers. 618.
cabins. 188.

Rgds/Immen
Timsen on Mar 16, 2006 10:42 (12 years ago)
The history and more photos of the ship afloat and sunk can be found on http://www.faktaomfartyg.com/djebel_dira_1948.htm
FEHMI ULGENER on Mar 16, 2006 08:21 (12 years ago)
THANKS FOR THE HELP

KIND REGARDS

FU
Gerolf Drebes on Mar 16, 2006 05:37 (12 years ago)
The big one is the greek ferry Melody, bt. 1948, gt. 4163. I took her on 6.9.2005 and posted her as well last year.
Regards
Gerolf
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