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Photographer:timbo2 [View profile]Title:ORIENT EXPLORERAdded:Dec 15, 2019
Captured:December 15, 2019IMO:5333141Hits:3,426
Location:Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Photo Category: Casualties
Beached due to a storm September 2019 - alongside the Magellan Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort - Kota Kinabalu.
Vessel Identification
Name:Orient Explorer
Former name(s):
- Orion Ii (Until 1997)
- Orion (Until 1996)
- Sognefjord (Until 1984)
- Pce 833 (Until 1950)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro/passenger Ship
Gross tonnage:796 tons
Summer DWT:905 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1943
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (5)

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timbo2 on May 19, 2020 10:13 (1 month ago)
It has been towed off the rocks into the bay and is now at anchor with a tug along side - too far away for a pic.
spatertz on Mar 22, 2020 12:23 (3 months ago)
I've been looking for this ship for 3-4 years. Please help!It's still there next to the Magellan Sutera Resort ?
Brett Bachmann on Dec 15, 2019 19:01 (6 months ago)
Doesnt look like it @Clive...been a while not...... :(
Clive Harvey on Dec 15, 2019 16:07 (6 months ago)
Is there any chance of her being saved?
rd77 on Dec 15, 2019 14:37 (6 months ago)
Very, very sad.
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