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TYHI at Avonmouth 17.10.70 Malcolm Cranfield.jpg

TYHI at Avonmouth 17.10.70 Malcolm Cranfield.jpg

The Greek owned TYHI is seen at Avonmouth on 17th October 1970, exactly fifty years ago today

Built in 1952 by Short Bros. at Sunderland as Palm Line's BURUTU PALM, she became TYHI in 1967, owned by N.G.Pittas until sold in 1973.

As GLOBE STAR she was wrecked off Mombasa on 27th April 1973.

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IMO 5055751, Dead.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Dim : Loa x Beam - 451 ft 9 in x 57 ft 10 in.
Built in Short Brothers Shipbuilding Co Ltd Sunderland United Kingdom as " BURUTU PALM " for Palm Line Ltd Liverpool United Kingdom.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 7.744 / 4.720 / 11.100.
Main Engine : Doxford 2T Opposed Piston 4cyl (560 x 2160mm) - 3000 bhp.

1967 Astrocid Cia. Naviera S.A., Piraeus Greece,renamed " TYHI ".
1973 Globe Navigation Ltd., Singapore,renamed " GLOBE STAR ".

1973 Wrecked in 04.04.05S / 39.42.01E on passage Iskenderun for Karachi with malt wheat.




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