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Photographer:Bob Scott [View profile]Title:TILLIE LYKESAdded:Sep 18, 2018
Captured:March 01, 1981IMO:7223314Hits:1,271
Location:Gravesend, London, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Barge Carriers
Lykes “Seabee” container barge carrier; 21,667 grt; 39,026 dwt
Operator: Lykes Bros Steamship Co Inc, New Orleans La, USA. Flag: USA
Built: 1973 by General Dynamics Corp, Quincy, Ma, USA. Yard no: 20
Propulsion: 2 x General Electric steam turbines of 36,000 shp (total) geared to single screw shaft. Speed: 19.5 knots
1986-to US Departmentt of Transportation, renamed CAPE MOHICAN T-AKR 5065
Much of the cargo unloaded on her regular visits to Gravesend comprised of supplies for USAF bases in
Vessel Identification
Name:Cape Mohican
Technical Data
Vessel type:Barge Carrier
Gross tonnage:47,674 tons
Summer DWT:39,027 tons
Length:266 m
Beam:32 m
Draught:9 m

Additional Information
Home port:Norfolk Va
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1973
AIS Information
Last known position:
37°49’8.87” N, 122°18’37” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 0° (98°)
Location:San Francisco Pilot
Arrival:24th Oct 2018
06:00:24 UTC
Last update:
3 months 14 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 October 24th, 06:00:29 UTCSan Francisco Pilot
2018 October 24th, 06:00:24 UTCSan Francisco Pilot
2017 October 24th, 06:00:43 UTCSan Francisco Pilot
2017 October 24th, 06:00:19 UTCSan Francisco Pilot
2016 October 24th, 06:00:31 UTCSan Francisco Pilot
2016 October 24th, 06:00:17 UTCSan Francisco
2016 October 21st, 18:00:07 UTCAstoria Pilot
2016 September 28th, 18:00:02 UTCSan Francisco
2015 September 24th, 11:00:07 UTCOutbound San Diego
2015 September 21st, 13:00:29 UTCInbound San Diego
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WadeArmstrong on Sep 19, 2018 05:33 (3 months ago)
I loved these ships, although my favorite was Almeria.
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