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Photographer:Marc Piché [View profile]Title:MAREANTESAdded:Sep 16, 2008
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1960-1969 (Over 3000gt)
MAREANTES as shown while departing Vancouver in 1973. Built in 1960 as BRIGHTON for Chapman & Willan, she became KAPTAYANNI in 1971 before being sold and renamed MAREANTES under the Greek flag in 1973 as depicted here.

Ray Thorsteinson photo via Marc Piché.
Vessel Identification
Name:Despoula K
Former name(s):
- Mareantes (Until 1975)
- Kaptayanni (Until 1973)
- Brighton (Until 1970)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:8,497 tons
Summer DWT:12,575 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1960
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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stumps on Sep 16, 2008 13:56 (10 years ago)
Thank you , Marc , for this classical British tramp. Knew her and her sisters , "NORTON" , well"SCORTON", . Even in different colours she still looks like a Chapman ;-) Good ships and no stangers to the North Pacific lumber ports in their British days.
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