MARINA HEEREN - IMO 7720403
|Photographer:||John Jones [View profile]||Title:||MARINA HEEREN||Added:||Feb 20, 2005|
|Captured:||April 19, 1981||IMO:||7720403||Hits:||1,650|
|Location:||Tilbury, United Kingdom|
||General cargo ships built 1970-1979 (Under 3000gt)|
|999 g.t. built 1978. Seen at 17.00 on 19/4/81 after she had lost engine power whilst entering Gravesend Anchorage following a voyage from Papenburg. She fell onto the Westminster Dredging mooring and lost her anchor and was taken in tow by the tugs Sun Kent and Formidable who moved her to IPM Jetty.
*Renamed Milhafre in 1983 by Owners Johann Heeren she later foundered (22/4/83) on a voyage from Lisbon to the Azores after her cargo shifted one crew member was lost
Above sourced from "Marine News" and added by admin (DS)
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||999 tons|
|Summer DWT:||1,683 tons|
© John Jones
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A very interesting photo and caption, as I am researching the history of this ship for a fleetlist and book. Any chance that I could use the phopto in the book?
Luís Miguel Correia
LMC SHIPS & THE SEA
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