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USS COMPASS ISLAND AG153 - IMO 8628339

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Photographer: Rik [ View profile ]
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Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Added: Jul 7, 2012
Views: 2,189
Image Resolution: 2,521 x 1,571

Description:

Portsmouth, UK 1970's

General
information

Current flag:
Home port:
Current name: COMPASS ISLAND

Former name(s):

- Garden Mariner (Until 1956 Dec)

Vessel Type: RESEARCH/SURVEY VESSEL
Class society:
Callsign:
IMO: 8628339
ENI:
MMSI:
PEN: AG153
Build year: 1953
Photos: 2 photos by 2 photographers

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Wrecks & Relics - 1 photos

Auxiliaries - 1 photos

Technical
Data

Gross tonnage: 9,214 tons
Summer DWT: 13,498 tons
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Beam:
Draught:

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of this ship

(2)

Rik

1 photos

callen

1 photos

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person
She was originally a sister of passenger liners Mariposa, Monterey and Universe, all built as Mariner class cargo Liners.

HISTORY

http://www.navsource.org/archives/09/49/49153.htm
person
I remember a plastic model kit by Renwal of this ship in the early sixties.