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Himmerland - Welland Canal - July, 1968
Upbound in the Welland Canal south of bridge 12 at Port Robinson, Ontario during July of 1968.
More details and photos for: Himmerland
Owner:A/S Det Dansk-Franske D/S - DenmarkCategory:Bulk Carrier
Manager: Port/Flag:Copenhagen, Denmark
Dimensions:Length (oa): 176.84 m (580.2 ft) Length (lbp): 167.65 m (550.0 ft) Beam: 22.97 m (75.4 ft) Depth: 13.64 m (44.8 ft) Draft: 10.11 m (33.2 ft)Call Sign:OVQV
Built:John Readhead & Sons Shipyard, South Shields, England - Entered service in 1967/10
Names:Himmerland (1977), Turkiye (1988), Vast Start (1989/04), Vast Pioneer (1989/12), Fairwind (1991/02)
Disposition:Struck a submerged object in the Red Sea on 26 February 1991 while enroute from Novorossiysk, Russia to Indonesia and subsequently sank
Lost on 1991/02/28.

Photographer:Robert Walton - Thorold, Ontario, CanadaCollection:Late Robert Walton Collection (Thorold, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:79 
Uploaded:2022-05-02 7:53 PM by Jeff Cameron