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Photographer:Phil Gilston [View profile]Title:Cape JacobAdded:Jul 06, 2008
Captured:IMO:5057931Hits:4,263
Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Description:
June 23, 2008 | Columbia River | Columbia City, Oregon

• Type of Ship: Modular Cargo Delivery System Ship
• Length: 565 feet
• Beam: 76 feet
• Draft: 31 feet
• Displacement: 22,929 long tons
• Speed: 17.0 knots
• Built: 1961
Vessel Identification
Name:Cape Jacob
IMO:5057931
MMSI:366504000
Callsign:WJBA
Pennant no.:AK5029
Former name(s):
- California (Until 1993 Mar)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:12,929 tons
Summer DWT:14,579 tons

Additional Information
Status:Laid Up
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1962
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Phil Gilston on Jul 07, 2008 05:44 (7 years ago)
Thank you for the additional info, Marc. The classic freighter lines lines were unmistakable, but I wasn't sure whether she was formerly in commercial service or had been purpose-built for the Navy.
Marc Pichι on Jul 07, 2008 03:28 (7 years ago)
Nice to see a shot of the former States Line classic freighter CALIFORNIA under way as CAPE JACOB.
Thanks for posting this one, Phil. Most of the time, these vintage ships are at rest in the Reserve Fleet.

Marc
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