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Photo Details
Photographer:John Jones [View profile]Title:BLACKTHORNAdded:Jun 14, 2008
Captured:January 11, 1981IMO:6503975Hits:1,280
Location:Tilbury, United Kingdom
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Under 3000gt)
1,102 g.t. Metcalf coaster built 1965 by Scheepswerf Foxhol sailing inbound at Tilbury on 11/1/81 a couple of weeks before her collision which sank Frederika I off Greenwich on 30/1/81.
Ex name: EDEN FISHER-79.
Vessel Identification
Name:Georgia M
Former name(s):
- Armenistis (Until 2004 Jul)
- Poseidon (Until 1993 Feb)
- Tresco (Until 1990 Feb)
- Blackthorn (Until 1985)
- Eden Fisher (Until 1979)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:1,102 tons
Summer DWT:1,623 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1965
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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John Jones on Nov 28, 2011 22:05 (7 years ago)
Hi Neil, thanks for flagging that up. I posted this before we needed IMO numbers, somebody else had assigned the incorrect one to it. All put right now.
Best Regards
John J.
NeilB on Nov 26, 2011 20:55 (7 years ago)
John, the Blackthorn in your picture is ex-Eden Fisher IMO no. 6503975 not the one described. Regards, Neil
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