Superb shot, thanks for sharing!
Actually she was not broken up in 1977...
- 22.8.1977: Towed from Turku, Finland to Naantali, Finland for use as a grain storage vessel
- 24.11.1977 Registered as grain storage lighter / barge without engines and deleted from the Finnish ship register
- 1987: Sold to Eckhardt & Co., Hamburg and resold to Oge Gemi Sokum Ticaret A.S. for demolition at Aliaga, Turkey. Left Naantali in tow of tug KORAL on Dec. 23
- Feb 8, 1988 broke from tow while seven miles south of Les Hanois Lighthouse, Guernsey, in position 49.20 N, 03.11 W. French tug ABEILLE LANGUEDOC managed to get line on board with help of a helicopter and took the barge in tow for Cherbourg. Towage continued from Cherbourg on Feb. 23 by icebreaker PERKUN and arrived finally on March 15 at Aliaga for scrapping.
SOURCE: THE FINNLINES FLEET 1947-1997 by MATTI PIETIKÄINEN