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Photo Details
Photographer:Rambo [View profile]Title:ARKLOW FAMEAdded:Jul 06, 2008
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1990-1999 (Under 3000gt)
Arklow Fame enter Latchford large lock on the Manchester ship canal.
John Eyres
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Arklow Fame (Until 2005 Jan)
- Mb Avon (Until 1997 Jun)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:2,373 tons
Summer DWT:4,245 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Nassau
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:1992
AIS Information
Last known position:
55°16’18.53” N, 12°51’57.88” E
Speed, course (heading):
9.3kts, 291° (289°)
Arrival:5th Dec 2016
08:30:27 UTC
Last update:
26 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 December 5th, 08:30:27 UTCRiga
2016 December 1st, 21:00:07 UTCAalborg
2016 November 29th, 01:00:15 UTCSlite
2016 November 25th, 05:00:14 UTCRotterdam
2016 November 22nd, 03:00:01 UTCDrammen
2016 November 19th, 20:45:48 UTCHeroya
2016 November 16th, 08:00:10 UTCHelsingborg
2016 November 11th, 06:30:05 UTCBrevik
2016 November 8th, 07:30:16 UTCRonne
2016 November 6th, 09:00:38 UTCWismar
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Photo Comments (5)

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Jeff Thoreson on Jun 09, 2005 17:20 (11 years ago)
Beautiful photo with lots of great color.
Kent Malo on May 15, 2005 23:24 (11 years ago)
Its a shame that not many vessels visit that area anymore, it would make a great place to spot ships, keep sending photos of the ones that do, they are great.
Rambo on May 15, 2005 21:37 (11 years ago)
Not enough to spend a day photographing! There is probably 2 or 3 a day on the upper reaches of the canal past Runcorn. Usually an Arklow ship, and stolt tanker and usually one of the small coasters operated by KD marine every day too. The container ship Philipp comes once a week and also the dredger WD Severn is up & down on occasions.
John Jones on May 15, 2005 21:07 (11 years ago)
Lovely shot John. The M.S.C. seems to offer some great settings but I'm assuming it doesn't see a lot of traffic these days?
Best Regards
John J.
Kent Malo on May 15, 2005 19:23 (11 years ago)
That ship really stands out in her coloros, good light and background with this photo.
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