Cinchona

Fairfield
23rd July 2004, 21:31
She was the second of 2 built by Govan Shipbuilders in 1974/75 for the East Asiatic Company.Her sister was CAMARA.This was taken in 1975 as CINCHONA waited to start her maiden voyage.

shipmate17
15th September 2006, 12:59
She was the second of 2 built by Govan Shipbuilders in 1974/75 for the East Asiatic Company.Her sister was CAMARA.This was taken in 1975 as CINCHONA waited to start her maiden voyage.

Here is another photo of her.

john shaw
15th September 2006, 13:39
the first pic is identical to that on clydebuilt. Here are details from that site;

CINCHONAbuilt by Govan Shipbuilders Ltd,
Yard No 214
Last Name: TINI
Previous Names: FOTINI/ CALETA/ TARI I / TARI / ONTARIO / NINI / ANASTASIOS
Port of Registry: Copenhagen
Propulsion: Diesel
Launched: Tuesday, 09 September 1975
Built: 1975
Ship Type: Bulk Carrier
Tonnage: 16628 grt | 26119 dwt
Length: 574 feet
Breadth: 83 feet
Draught: 32 feet
Owner History:
East Asiatic Shipping Company Copenhagen now believed Panamanian
Status: Scrapped - 1998

Remarks: Broken up Shanghai China

Fairfield
19th September 2006, 12:49
That pic is not the Clyde built CINCHONA. That is a much newer ship and I believe there is a CAMARA as well now .