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Photographer:john sins [View profile]Title:SarpedonAdded:May 09, 2005
Location:Amsterdam, Netherlands
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Under 3000gt)
Built 1945 at Brothers Pot, Bolnes as Saturn. Later renamed Periander. From 1947 Sarpedon. Sold 1968 and renamed Agia Skepi. Sold 1971 and renamed Pioneer Sea Bear. Sold 1974 and renamed Ta Shun. Sold 1976 and renamed Cheng Lung. 25-7-1977 during cyclone Thelma in collision with mv Enfield and sunk near Kaoshiung. Refloated 1978 and sold for scrap. John Sins collection.
Vessel Identification
Name:Cheng Lung
Former name(s):
- Ta Shun (Until 1976 Aug 17)
- Pioneer Sea Bear (Until 1974)
- Agia Skepi (Until 1971)
- Sarpedon (period Unknown)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:3,316 tons
Summer DWT:4,069 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1947
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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