Taras Shevchenko

24th October 2004, 15:19
She was one of five sisters built By Mathias Thesen D.D.R in 1965 .The others
were ALEKSANDR PUSHKIN now the cruise ship MARCO POLO,-IVAN FRANKO scrapped-SHOTA RUSTAVELY in 2002 the cruise ship ASSEDO and MIKHAIL LERMONTOV foudered in1986.
TARAS SHEVCHENKO is pictured departing Genoa july 1969 for the usual Mediterranean cruise in her original colours.

Bob S
28th October 2004, 13:54
TARAS SHEVCHENKO departing Tilbury (UK) on the 12th April 1985. She looked a lot better with her black hull.