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Al Messilah - IMO 5180594

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Photographer:Barry Graham [View profile]Title:Al MessilahAdded:Mar 04, 2007
Captured:September 01, 1976IMO:5180594Hits:2,440
Location:Hong Kong, China
Photo Category: Livestock Carriers
Photographed undergoing conversion to a livestock carrier in Hong Kong. Launched as Brandenburg (German owners). Acquired by EAC and renamed & reflagged 1946 (Kambodia, Denmark), and completed in June 1947. Renamed 1969 (Linda Clausen). Converted to cattle carrier 1970. Re-designated livestock carrier, renamed & reflagged 1974 (Al Messilah, Kuwait). Renamed & reflagged 1981 (Mukairish Althaleth, Saudi Arabia). Broken up at Qinhuandao (China).

Thanks to "friendship" and "mebo2" for the information.
Vessel Identification
Name:Mukairish Althaleth
Former name(s):
- Linda Clausen (Until 1974)
- Brandenburg (Until 1969)
- Kambodia (Until 1947 Jun)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Livestock Carrier
Gross tonnage:7,969 tons
Summer DWT:9,683 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1947
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Barry Graham on Mar 02, 2007 19:32 (11 years ago)
Thanks for the information!
Regards, Barry
friendship on Mar 02, 2007 11:00 (11 years ago)
With this ship it concerns earlier motorship BRANDENBURG (10 461 GRT) Hamburg-Amerika-Linie, Hamburg.Launch. In 1943 by Burmeister og Wain, Copenhagen, afterwards incomplete remained lying and in 1947 in journey as KAMBOBJA under Danish flag for EAC.1970 sold to rebuild as livestock-carrier and in service as LINDA CLAUSEN .
Regards! friendship
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