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Photographer:Bob Scott [View profile]Title:URANIA CAdded:Feb 25, 2019
Location:Maassluis, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Photo Category: Bulkers built 1961-1970
15,377 grt; 21,863dwt
Operator: Laurel Sea Transport Ltd (John A Coulouthros). Flag: Greek. Port of registry: Andros
Built: 1963 by Chantiers de l'Atlantique, St Nazaire, France. Yard no: G22
Main engine: six-cylinder, two-stroke Chantiers de l'Atlantique-B&W 6-74VT2BF-160 of 9,000 bhp at 119 rpm. Speed: 15 knots.
1984-(December) to breakers at Shanghai, China
Passing Maassluis, on her way into Rotterdam and – frustratingly for me - being overtaken by Atlas Levante Line’s somewhat more-interesting, 1951-built NAGUILAN. Malcolm Cranfield was standing some way downriver from me on this morning over 50 years ago (12th july, 1968) and got an unobstructed shot of the German freighter. See:
Vessel Identification
Name:Urania C
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:15,377 tons
Summer DWT:22,214 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1963
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Bob Scott on Feb 25, 2019 16:44 (1 month ago)
Pasting error sorted. Thanks for the heads-up
andrecas on Feb 25, 2019 15:39 (1 month ago)
Nice upload.
The link provided in your description (lid=2858) is of the Island Princess (IMO9230402)….?
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