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Photo Details
Photographer:Allan J. Kortsen [View profile]Title:SAMSKIP AKRAFELLAdded:Sep 06, 2015
Captured:September 05, 2015IMO:9271963Hits:2,904
Location:Esbjerg, Denmark
Photo Category: Scrapyard Ships

There is not much left. The flag should have been put at half mast long ago!!home
Vessel Identification
Name:Samskip Akrafell
Former name(s):
- Asian Carrier (Until 2013 Oct 09)
- Asian Favour (Until 2008 Aug 08)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:4,450 tons
Summer DWT:5,565 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Limassol
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:2003
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (6)

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eptcpt on Sep 19, 2015 12:46 (3 years ago)
...very peculiar stage of...scrapping!!!

Yvon Perchoc on Sep 06, 2015 22:27 (3 years ago)
First, I thought it was a building ship with new accomodation/funnel concept !!! lol
mpmr on Sep 06, 2015 19:58 (3 years ago)
She ran aground last year September.
Probably she was total written off.
Kyle Stubbs on Sep 06, 2015 19:54 (3 years ago)
She ran aground on a reef in Iceland last September. Apparently the damage to her hull must have been more than was economically repairable.
Kind Regards, Kyle
Dеnis on Sep 06, 2015 19:30 (3 years ago)
What was the reason for scrapping?
jadran on Sep 06, 2015 19:16 (3 years ago)
The captain is not anymore on her bridge,, such a sad scene ...............
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