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Photo Details
Photographer:Yvon Perchoc [View profile]Title:PLANCIUSAdded:Jul 20, 2005
Captured:January 01, 1987IMO:8631439Hits:1,703
Location:Philipsburg, Netherlands Antilles
Photo Category: Pilot Vessels
PLANCIUS taken at Filipsburg on 1987
Could be an ex Dutch pilot tender ?
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Waterproef (Until 1992 May)
- Pollux (Until 1988)
- Plancius (Until 1950)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:440 tons
Summer DWT:453 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1950
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (4)

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Bjørn Knudsen on Feb 02, 2011 12:49 (5 years ago)
IMO 8631439
[cpl by Boele's, Bolnes #917] - [1994 cv to passenger ship] - 80 PLANCIUS - 88 WATERPROEF - 92 POLLUX
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van winsen on Feb 02, 2011 11:12 (5 years ago)
now these days she berthed in the port of den oever in the netherlands. but I am not sure if it is the Antares or Sirrius
Stan Muller on Jul 20, 2005 21:07 (11 years ago)
She served as a pilot boat for ±30 years (±1950-1980)on the North Sea, my father served on 2 sistervessels of her's (the Antares and the Sirius, the last is owned by greenpeace nowadays)
Thanks for posting.
Tender on Jul 20, 2005 11:05 (11 years ago)
yes ,this is for sure an old dutch pilotboat.
nice to see an old picture of these former pilotvessels.
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