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MARIKA

The 1943 Portland, Maine, EC2-S-C1 type Liberty Ship MARIKA is seen passing Portishead, outbound from Avonmouth exactly fifty years ago today, on 26th March 1970.

Owned by G.D.Patrikios of Greece and commercially managed from London by Shipping & Produce Co., she had topped off her cargo for Cu

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IMO 5224479 , Dead.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship Liberty EC2-S-C1.
Dim : Loa / Lpp x Beam : 134.57 / 128.87 x 717.42 mtr,
Built in 1943 by New England Shipbuilding Corporation Inc Portland Me U.S.A.as " EUGENE E. O'DONNELL "United States War Shipping Administration ( Eastern Steamship Company Inc., Columbus (O.) as manager ) Washington D.C U.S.A

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 7.253 / 4.429 / 10.340.
Machinery : Triple Exp. Steam Engine ( 24.5’’-37.0’’-70.0’’ Stroke 48.0" ) - 2.500 ihp.
Main Boiler : 2 x Water tube boilers w/ Superheter & Oil Burned.Total Heating Area 10.232 ft².Workpressure 240-230 psi.

1947 Sold to Staat der Nederlanden (NV Vereenigde Nederlandsche Scheepvaartmaatschappij The Hague as manager) The Hague Netherland " SPINOZA "
1948 Renamed " LOENERKERK "
1950 Sold to N.V. Vereenigde Nederlandsche Scheepvaartmaatschappij ( Same manager ) The Hague Netherland.
1961 Sold to Akiramar Compañia Naviera S.A (Franco Shipping Company Ltd Athens Greece ) Beirut Lebanon,renamed " MARIKA ".
1967 Sold to Cape Greco Shipping Company Ltd (Carapanayiotis & Co Ltd London Great Britain as manager) Famagusta Cyprus
1968 New manager : Mangeros Shipping & Produce Company Ltd London Great Britain.

1971 BU Cartagena (Murcia) Spain.




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