REGENT STAR ex STATENDAM - Ships Nostalgia

Welcome!Welcome to Ships Nostalgia, the world's greatest online community for people worldwide with an interest in ships and shipping. Whether you are crew, ex-crew, ship enthusiasts or cruisers, this is the forum for you. And what's more, it's completely FREE.

Click here to go to the forums home page and find out more.
Click here to join.
Log in
User Name Password


User Tag List

Thread Tools
Old 30th September 2005, 22:42
ruud's Avatar
ruud ruud is offline  
Senior Member
Organisation: Merchant Navy
Department: Hotels / Catering
Active: 1959 - 1993
Join Date: Dec 2004
My location
Posts: 5,898

Found me this lovely picture[in my opinion] of the REGENT STAR at Alaska, picture was taken by official photographer of the HAL
Call sign:PHSC / PJSV
Company:"HAL Holland Amerika Lijn - Rotterdam"
Wharf:"Wilton Fijenoord Schiedam (753)"
LOA x B x D:195,83x24,00x18,50
Eng:.:4x st.turbine on 2 axles. Wilton-Fijenoord 22.000 apk
"Lauched as STATENDAM* for the HAL.
In 1971 rebuilt as cruise ship at Wilton-Fijenoord. Painted in new HAL colours.
In 1972 only cruises from the U.S.A. and registed in Willemstad NA.
In 1982 to Nassau as RHAPSODY.
In 1983 in charter of HAL-Westtours.
In 1984 grounded at Galveston, heavely damaged at bottom and there repaired.
In 1986 to Panama as REGENT STAR.
In 1986 in Piraeus the Wärtsilä engines changed: 2x 4T 16 cil.-V + 2x 12 cil.-V Pielstick (400x460) total 22.000 rpk
In 1987 flag Bahama's, same name.
In 1995 fire in engineroom,repaired.
In 1996 SEA HARMONY, Nassau.(no name on the ship)
In dec. 2003 sold for scrap in India.
In march 2004 passing the Suezcanal on her way to Alang under the name HARMONY I and flag of St. Vincent & Grenadines
Details II:
1986 sold to Antonios Lelakis, renamed REGENT STAR for Regency Cruises. Geared turbines replaced by diesel engines. Regency declared bankruptcy in 1995 and ship laid up near Piraeus, Greece, later as SEA HARMONY. Sold for scrap and delivered spring 2004.[Wilkinson-Gillette?]
All the best
Changer de cuisine donne de l'appétit!
My piccies also @:

Last edited by ruud; 30th September 2005 at 23:08..
Reply With Quote
Old 13th December 2005, 13:48
pluijmpje pluijmpje is offline  
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 269
Fakta om Fartyg from where I have this photo says she was scraped at Eleusis Bay India
Jan van der Pluijm
Reply With Quote
Old 13th December 2005, 14:17
edward edward is offline  
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 160
goes back to my prieveous post regarding breakers it,s very good looking ship and sad to see it in this state at the breakers.
Reply With Quote
Old 28th November 2007, 19:35
bobcrgn bobcrgn is offline  
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 4
I loved that ship...sailed on it as a boy in 1975
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Zealand Star Fairfield Blue Star Line 8 27th April 2014 17:47
Regent Pembroke Ron Stringer Tankers 14 15th April 2008 09:38
Brasil Star Bob S Blue Star Line 6 15th March 2007 10:07
Statendam IV Andy Passenger Liners 2 9th September 2005 21:13
Rhodesia Star Terry 'Starboy' Smith Say Hello 4 21st July 2005 14:08

Support SN

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.