|Photographer:||Bob Scott [View profile]||Title:||SANDVIKEN||Added:||Jun 16, 2019|
|Captured:||January 08, 1979||IMO:||5311090||Hits:||188|
|Location:||Purfleet, London, United Kingdom|
||General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Over 3000gt)|
|General cargo ‘tweendecker; 9,329 grt; 13,056 dwt
Operator: Ab Korsholm Shipping Oy, Vaasa, Finland. Charterer/funnelmarking: Reed Paper Group.
Built: 1962 by A/B Oskarshamns Varv, Oskarshamn, Sweden. Yard no 357.
Main engine: seven-cylinder, two-stroke Götaverken 630/1300VGS-7U of 5,800 bhp at 15 knots.
Built as SANDVIKEN for Wallem, Steckmest & Co A/S,Bergen, Norway. 1979-sold to Finnish owners as in photo. 1984-TURK (Thai flag).
1986-to breakers at Chittagong, Bangladesh 17/9