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Old 6th November 2008, 16:41
TIM HUDSON TIM HUDSON is offline  
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Has anybody out there a picture of this semi-pressurised gas tanker GRT 3826and registered in Panama.
I sailed on her in 1986 having got the job (in a hurry) from Matt Clark's agency on King Street in South Shields. I believe the owner/operator was based in Majorca and was spanish/british.
She had a B & W VTBF engine.
With all my working life spent at sea I can honestly say this was by far away the worse ship I ever sailed or even boarded!
I think she was chartered to Naftomar of Greece and she may, at onetime, have been owned by them, sold and then chartered back or some such arrangement.
Trade was US Gulf/Caribbean/Central and South America.
I would guess she was 20 years + at that time and in very bad condition.

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Old 7th November 2008, 15:54
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Ahoy Tim,
Haven't her as GAZ MALLORCA,but as FROSTFONN,as she was built in 1965,she has gone by now,whilst broken up at Bombay in 1993,glad for you,but probably now used as Wilkingson or Gillette razors
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Old 7th November 2008, 19:19
TIM HUDSON TIM HUDSON is offline  
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hi ruud

am once again amazed at the resources of SN members....thanks so much for the picture. she looks much better than when i last saw her in santo domingo.!

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