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Photographer:Jim Gallacher [View profile]Title:CamillaAdded:Nov 17, 2004
Photo Category: RO/RO
Pictures I took of The Camilla at St John's Newfoundland on May 20th 2003.

CAMILLA Ro-Ro, IMO No 8100595. Built 1982, Germany. GT 10085. DWT 7598.
This ship was abandoned by her crew in January 2003 and towed to St John's NL.

The following is an extract from the Titan Salvage web site:
"January 2003 -- The 7,598 dwt Ro Ro vessel "CAMILLA", experienced main engine failure and storm force wind and seas off the coast of Newfoundland. The crew evacuated the vessel via the Canadian Coast Guard's Cormorant helicopter
Salvors ITC Salvage BV and Titan Maritime Industries Inc."

Pictures and a fuller report can be found at the following
web site:

This ship has now been sold, repaired and renamed the Camilla Desgagnes.
Vessel Identification
Name:Camilla Desgagnes
Former name(s):
- Camilla (Until 2004 Feb)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:10,085 tons
Summer DWT:7,000 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Quebec
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1982
AIS Information
Last known position:
37°41’51.91” N, 25°50’55.34” E
Speed, course (heading):
11.9kts, 360° (0°)
Location:El Aqaba
Arrival:17th Aug 2019
18:00:40 UTC
Last update:
9 months 2 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 August 14th, 07:00:44 UTCRu Led
2018 August 12th, 12:00:39 UTCEe Tll
2018 August 12th, 03:00:26 UTCRu Led
2018 April 29th, 16:00:25 UTCSaint Petersburg
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Photo Comments (2)

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ali on Feb 02, 2010 00:45 (10 years ago)
YES THATS RIGHT.........i saw the rescue operation on national geo channal
its was very hard to pull up the crew into the hilicopter in that storm
thx god everyone were ok
Peter Thede on Sep 18, 2007 05:36 (12 years ago)
hi, very nice picture, regards peter
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