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

USS BRUNSWICK ATS3

Full Screen - Add Comment - Bookmark this photo - Edit Info
Get thumbnail code to post in forum, blog or homepage
Photo Details
Photographer:lappino [View profile]Title:USS BRUNSWICK ATS3Added:Oct 29, 2016
Captured:October 29, 2016IMO:UnavailableHits:1,214
Location:Busan, Korea (South)
Photo Category: Scrapyard Ships
Description:
Laid down on 27 May 1968 at Lowestoft, England by Brooke Marine Ltd., this is where she ends her journey, at a breaking yard in Dadaepo, Busan.

I have deliberately put her name as "USS Brunswick", even as she was transferred to the South Korean navy and renamed Gwang Yang ATS-28, and she participated in the salvage of the "Cheonan" frigate, sunk by the North Koreans in 2010.

More on her career can be found here:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Brunswick_(ATS-3)
Vessel Identification
Name:N/A
IMO:N/A
Pennant no.:ATS3
Technical Data
Vessel type:-

Additional Information
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
More Of This Ship
Got photos of this ship? Register and Upload them now!
More Of: This Photographer - This Ship

Photo Comments (2)

Comments sorting method :
lappino on Oct 30, 2016 15:43 (2 years ago)
Unusual, yes, up to her very end, as Korea is not considered a typical ship breaking nation... :)

Cheers

Vlad
MattyBoy on Oct 30, 2016 10:13 (2 years ago)
So, in an unusual, if not bizarre twist, the Brits were building ships for the US Navy back then ??
Please Login to add a comment!

This photo has been shown 1,214 times since it was added to the site.

Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved View airplanes live at RadarBox24.com!