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Keta Lagoon

Keta Lagoon

Built 1980 by Hyundai, Korea (Yard # 119) as KETA LAGOON for Black Star Line.
Cargo vessel of 13004 GRT : Single screw , capable 18 knots
1981 : Briefly renamed TYNEBANK, reverting back to KETA LAGOON in the same year
1998 : Renamed ILION being renamed LION later in the year
1999: Broken up at Alang

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im , a very good photograph of a ship in dr-dock. Those Bklack Star jobs , built by Hyundai were good ships and , in my opinion, especially for the West Africa trade. Unfortunately there were too many people in Accra playing politics which in the end killed them off.
 

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