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Photographer:Patalavaca [View profile]Title:XIN YU No 1Added:Aug 30, 2006
Captured:February 10, 2006IMO:8721234Hits:1,477
Location:Las Palmas, Canary Islands
Photo Category: Fishing vessel loa 70ft/21m and over
The newly renamed Fish factory vessel " Xin Yu No. 1 " leaving the Synchrolift at Las Palmas on 10/02/2006.
She had arrived in january 2006 as the " Gloucester", registered at Port Vila but was sold to Chinese operators and re-registered at Conakry, Guinea in order to gain access to local fishing grounds.

As can be seen in this photo her name on the port bow is deliberately covered, possibly due to still being in the shipyards control or awaiting confrimation of the new registration.
Built in 1988 by Chernomorskiy Shipyard, Nikolayev, Ukraine (570)
as "ЕФИМ ГОРБЕНКO"" = "Efim Gorbenko", sometimes also referred to as "Yefim Gorbenko".
4,407 g.t.
Renamed "Gorbenko" in 1996.
Renamed "Gloucester" 1997.
Sold to Chinese owners in 2006 and renamed "Xin Yu No.1". Registered at Conakry, Guinea.
Regards, Rick
Vessel Identification
Name:Xin Yu No.1
Former name(s):
- Gloucester (Until 2006 Feb)
- Gorbenko (Until 1997 Jan)
- Yefim Gorbenko (Until 1996 Dec)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Factory Trawler
Gross tonnage:4,407 tons
Summer DWT:1,810 tons

Additional Information
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1988
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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