Camilla - IMO 8100595
|Photographer:||Jim Gallacher [View profile]||Title:||Camilla||Added:||Nov 17, 2004|
|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: http://www.titansalvage.com/References.htm.
This ship has now been sold, repaired and renamed the Camilla Desgagnes.
|Vessel type:||Ro-ro Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||10,085 tons|
|Summer DWT:||7,000 tons|
|Last known position:|
|49°50’29.73” N, 3°23’44.8” W|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|11.2kts, 238° (236°)|
|Arrival:||15th Jun 2018|
|22 hours 26 minutes ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2018 April 29th, 16:00:23 UTC||Saint Petersburg||
© Göran Olsson
© Marc Piché
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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
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hi, very nice picture, regards peter |
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