|Wallenfels is passing the Suez-Canal and has loaded two tugs weighting 100 tons each with a lenght of 21 m and one launch 60 tons and a lenght of 20 m. The tugs and the launch have been loaded at Das Island (Abu Dhabi) and are destinated for Mersa el Brega (Libya).
Builder: A.G. "Weser", Bremen, Germany
Year of build: 1962 (Yard no. 1346)
Owner: Deutsche Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft "Hansa", Bremen, Germany
Measures: BRT 9717, NRT 5751, TDW 12623, LOA 152,24 m, breadth 20,43 m, draught 9,28 m, 10800 bhp, 18,5 kn
WALLENFELS (1962 - 1978)
DA SHI QIAO (1978 - 1991)
Owner: China Ocean Shipping Comp., Guangzhou, China (1978 - 1983)
Owner: Guangzhou Shipping Comp. (COSCO Guangzhou), Guangzhou, China
BU 1991 by Paragon Steels, Chittagong, Bangladesh
From the collection of my grandfather.