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DONA MARIKA

DONA MARIKA

The 1954 Tønsberg built, A.J. Chandris owned, tanker DONA MARIKA is seen passing Hoek van Holland, outbound from Rotterdam, on 21st June 1970.

EX-PHINIX-68 EX-THORSORN-65

DONA MARIKA was wrecked in Milford Haven on 5.8.73 and finally arrived at Alicante on 18.12.73 for breaking

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IMO 5360340 , Dead.
Ship Type : Crude / Oil Product Tanker.
Dim : Loa / Lpp x Beam - 168.38 / 162.47 x 70.2 mtr.
Built in 1954 by Kaldnes Mekaniske Verksted A/S Tønsberg Norway as " THORSØRN " for A/S Ørnen ( A/S Thor Dahl Rederi Sandefjord as manager ) Sandefjord Norway.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 11.693 / 6.666 / 17.865.
Main Engine : Barclay, Curle Doxford 8 Cyl ( 670 x 2.320 ) - 6.800 bhp / 120 rpm.
Aux.Engine : 3 x 165 kw.
Steam Gen : 1 x 60 kw.
Exh.Boiler : Economizer 180 psi.
Aux.Boiler : 2 x Water Tube Boilers 180 psi

1965 Sold to Mountview Cia. Naviera S.A. (Southern Shipping & Finance Co., London, England) Monrovia Liberia,renamed " PHINIX ".
1968 Sold to Hermes Navegacion S.A. (A. J. Chandris), Monrovia,renamed " DONA MARIKA ".

1973 Drifted ashore 05/08 after dragging anchors in a gale, near Great Castle Head, Dale Road, Milford Haven, Wales with 5.000 t gasoline. Crew of 38 saved. Refloated 13/11 and towed to Falmouth, Cornwall. Condemned. Arrived 18/12 in tow at Alicante, Spain for demolition.
1974 Demolition began in January.




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