Sentence - IMO 7340916
|Photographer:||John Jones [View profile]||Title:||Sentence||Added:||Jun 14, 2008|
||General cargo ships built 1970-1979 (Under 3000gt)|
|992 grt built in 1974 by Goole Shipbuilding, Goole.
Owner: London & Rochester Trading Co. Ltd., Rochester (Crescent Shipping.)
Flag: United Kingdom.
Seen at Dover on 3rd May 1982.
Renamed: 85-Kerry M., 87- Betty C., 93-Cormorant 1, 96-East Med, 97-Super Georgia.
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||1,135 tons|
|Summer DWT:||1,643 tons|
© peter j. fitzpatrick
© Frits Olinga
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Sad to hear she ended this way, I have a better shot of her on here somewhere. The Crescent ships were always a big part of the history of the Thames, right back from the time of spritsail barges.
She sank 17-10-2007 under the Greek flag, named DIAMOND 1, after collision off Thessaloniki.
Her master drowned.
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Great shot John,
An old favourite of mine this one!
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