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Photographer:John Jones [View profile]Title:DeseadoAdded:Mar 06, 2006
Photo Category: 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 Identification
Name:San George
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:11,034 tons
Summer DWT:14,184 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1961
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Mike Cornwall on Mar 07, 2006 02:33 (12 years ago)
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.

DEREK SANDS on Mar 06, 2006 10:35 (12 years ago)
Another classic image, what a ship!
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