|Photographer:||Bob Scott [View profile]||Title:||ARPA||Added:||Jan 23, 2019|
|Captured:||July 16, 1977||IMO:||5269132||Hits:||272|
|Location:||Maassluis, Rotterdam, Netherlands|
||General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)|
|3,972 grt; 6,350 dwt; part reefer.
Operator: Kira Cia Naviera SA, Piraeus, Greece.
Built: 1955 by Moss Vaerft & Dokk A/S, Moss, Norway. Yard no 125.
Propulsion: eight-cylinder, two-stroke Burmeister & Wain 8-62VF-115 of 4,250 bhp at 150 rpm. Speed: 14.5 knots.
Built as PALMA for J Ludwig Mowinckels A/S, Bergen, Norway.
1976-ARPA (as photo); 1978-VORRAS (Greek flag); 1985-FARO (Maltese flag) then to breakers at Gadani Beach, Pakistan, arriving 5th October.