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Saint Hermeland - IMO 7119501

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Photographer: Michel FLOCH [ View profile ]
Captured: Apr 15, 2022
Location: Brest, France
Photo Category: Casualties
Added: May 1, 2022
Views: 186
Image Resolution: 3,979 x 2,238

Description:

The Loire ferry Saint Hermeland, towed by the tug Le Moros from Nantes to Brest to be demolished there, overturned in the south of the island of Groix after breaking its tow several times. Finally recovered in the west of Ushant island after having drifted; it ended up arriving in Brest upside down.

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Current flag:
Home port:
Current name: SAINT HERMELAND

Former name(s):

Vessel Type: PASSENGERS SHIP
Class society:
Callsign: FM4674
IMO: 7119501
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MMSI:
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Build year: 1970
Photos: 4 photos by 2 photographers

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Casualties - 3 photos

Ferries - 1 photos

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Data

Gross tonnage: 252 tons
Summer DWT: 140 tons
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Beam:
Draught:

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The ship in the background is VARZUGA (IMO 7500401) which also had quite an adventurous final voyage.
person
Yes, and the next to be demolished after the St Hermeland.