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Moldanger

Leaving Hull King George V docks

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IMO 5238969.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Build in 1950 by Kockums Mekaniska Verkstad Malmø Sweden as " Moldanger " for Westfall Larsen & Co A/S Bergen Norway.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 8.055 / 4.729 / 9.850.
Main Engine : Kockum MAN - 8.000 bhp.

1970 Sold to China Navigation Co Ltd ( Butterfield & Swire as manager ) London Uk,renamed " Soochow ".
1977 Sold to Cia de Naviera Full Moon SA ( Yatco Entriprises Ltd as manager ) Panama City Panama,renamed " Yat Shing ".
1981 Sold to China Ocean Shipping Co Ltd Canton China.
1981 BU Shanghai China.


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Barny, excellent as always but seen sailing from Hull, not from Liverpool ?
best regards. Malcolm Cranfield
 

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You are right Malcolm, most of these older pictures were taken from either Hull or Liverpool and its easy to get them mixed up.
regards

Barny
 

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Fine photograph of a smart , good looking ship owned by a smart company too. Westfal-Larsen and still going to this day.
 

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