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Photo Details
Photographer:Anton Rijsdijk [View profile]Title:LaraAdded:Dec 31, 2008
Captured:IMO:5254694Hits:1,811
Photo Category: Wrecks & Relics
Description:
Unknown shipwreck near Sharm el Sheikh (but on the Saudi coast, 1991)
I would like to have more info about this ship. Thank you
Vessel Identification
Name:Lara
IMO:5254694
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:6,929 tons
Summer DWT:9,332 tons

Additional Information
Status:Dead
Build year:1956
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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oldsparky73 on Feb 26, 2013 11:11 (5 years ago)
Hi I presume this vessel is on the Jackson Reef and most likely is the Lara. Originally delivered from Kieler Howaldtswerke late 1956 to Norwegian Shipowner Oivind Lorentzen, Oslo, with the name "Nopal Trader" and sailed under Norwegian flag 1956-74 in the company's Northern Pan-America Line (Nopal Line) between US Gulf ports and Venezuela-Brazil-Uruguay-Argentina. A roundtrip from New Orleans to Buenos Aires and back took approx. 2 months. Midship were accomodations for 12 passengers. The line was operated by 5 ships of similar size and type. Due to increasing flag discrimination and rising costs of operation of this type of vessels under Norwegian flag, the 5 ships were sold to foreign owners in the period 1974-77, and the line finally closed down 1979.
Regards, Oldsparky

Ilhan Kermen on Jan 02, 2009 09:39 (9 years ago)
Hi Anton
i think she is LARA
here is information about her
http://www.aquatours.com/wrecks/lara.htm
http://www.miramarshipindex.org.nz/ship/list?search_op=OR&IDNo=5254694
best regards
ilhan
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