Deseado - IMO 5157822
|Photographer:||John Jones [View profile]||Title:||Deseado||Added:||Mar 06, 2006|
||General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Over 3000gt)|
|11,034 g.t. built in 1961 by Alexander Stephen & Son at Glasgow as Shaw Savill's Iberic. Renamed Deseado in 1976 when she was transferred to Royal Mail Lines service.
Sold to Maistros Wind Shg. Co. of Greece in 1981 and renamed San George.
Scrapped at Chittagong in 1983.
Pictured at Newhaven on 8/3/81.
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||11,034 tons|
|Summer DWT:||14,184 tons|
© Malcolm Cranfield
© Bob Scott
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Great photo John. a very familiar vessel to us in NZ.
I must admit tho, I have never seen her in these colours and this name before.
Thanks for posting it, fantastic.
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Another classic image, what a ship!
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