PATRICIA - IMO 6828571
|Photographer:||Marc Piché [View profile]||Title:||PATRICIA||Added:||Dec 01, 2006|
||Bulkers built 1961-1970|
|Venezuelan-flag handsome-looking bulker PATRICIA (ex-WILLIAM R. ADAMS, 1968-85) as shown while downbound on the St.Lawrence River off Varennes on June 7, 1986.
Marc Piché photo.
|Vessel type:||Bulk Carrier With Vehicle Decks|
|Gross tonnage:||11,143 tons|
|Summer DWT:||13,730 tons|
© Pierre Yves Gasnier
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you are right, during her life as "william R. Adams" we visited Felixstowe every 35 days during our almost regular route Europe-USA: Bremerhaven-Rotterdam-Felixstowe-Jacksonville,FLA. Westbound with European luxury cars and eastbound loaded with paper rolls. I was the Radio Officer in 1970-1971. She was a great ship.
Excellent, Marc !
Regards - Milko
This one a regular visitor to Felixstowe for many years. Unfortunately I have no really good shot of her. Thanks for sharing this great image.
You will be surprised to know that she on many occassions used the small dock basin at Felixstowe.
A very tight squeeze for a ship like this!
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Built 1968 Namura,Osaka (369)
1968 WILLIAM R.ADAMS
Hi asnyk :-)
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