ShipSpotting.com
Login: Lost Password? SIGN UP
Ship Photo Search
Photo Search - Advanced Search

COMMUNICATOR - IMO 5351923

Full Screen - Add Comment - Bookmark this photo - Edit Info
Get thumbnail code to post in forum, blog or homepage

New! View the summary page for this ship!
Photo Details
Photographer:Sydney Sinclair [View profile]Title:COMMUNICATORAdded:Nov 12, 2006
Captured:May 30, 2006IMO:5351923Hits:1,290
Photo Category: Special Purpose Ships
Description:
Ex Gardline Seeker seen in St Margarets Hope Orkney on 30.05.06
Vessel Identification
Name:Communicator
IMO:5351923
Former name(s):
- Albatross (Until 2003 Oct)
- Communicator (Until 1993 Apr)
- Charterer (Until 1976)
- Tananger (Until 1973)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Radio Ship
Gross tonnage:489 tons
Summer DWT:575 tons

Additional Information
Status:Dead
Build year:1954
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
More Of This Ship
COMMUNICATOR
© Mick Warrick
COMMUNICATOR
© Sydney Sinclair
COMMUNICATOR
© Sydney Sinclair
More Of: This Photographer - This Ship - This Ship By This Photographer

Photo Comments (3)

Comments sorting method :
Sydney Sinclair on Mar 02, 2008 22:53 (9 years ago)
Bit rough looking now
Phil English on Jun 08, 2006 15:03 (11 years ago)
Amazing! What a co-incidence that this photo should appear so soon after I posted my 1981 shot of her as Gardline Seeker.

http://www.shipspotting.com/modules/myalbum/photo.php?lid=242074

I had no idea she was still afloat, though she does look a bit worse for wear.

Great photo.

Phil
Arne Jürgens on Jun 07, 2006 22:56 (11 years ago)
Some info about her:
1954 Abeking & Rasmussen,Lemwerder/4901 Freighter 489
TANANGER-73, Det Stavengerske DS, Nor; Charterer-76; Gardline Seeker-83, Gardline Sh Ltd, Lowestoft, Gb; Communicator-93, U. in Hon; Albatross-, Old Court Sh Corp

Just have a look at this link, too:
www.offshore-radio.de/fleet/communicator.htm

rgds AJ
Please Login to add a comment!

This photo has been shown 1,290 times since it was added to the site.

Copyright © 2017 All rights reserved View airplanes live at RadarBox24.com!