ZHAN DOU 43 - IMO 5154571
|Photographer:||carimar [View profile]||Title:||ZHAN DOU 43||Added:||Feb 27, 2008|
||General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Over 3000gt)|
|Originally launched 1943 as "ROSS G. MARVIN", completed as "SAMTROY". 1947 "EDENBANK". 1960 "HO PING 43" 1967 "ZHAN DOU 43. 1986 reported broken up.
Photograph taken in July 1979 at Shanghai. She was the last Liberty Ship I've seen "still going strong".
Remember, it was stricktly forbidden taking any photographs in Chinese ports, during this time in the 1970ties!!!
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||7,265 tons|
|Summer DWT:||8,000 tons|
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You should have tried it during the Cultural Revolution in the 60's ., You dare'nt even admit you had a camera :-o Smashing photograph by the way |
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