CALLS:

 

IMO:

5370826

BLT

:

22.09.1949

YARD

:

KOCKUMS MEK. VERKSTAD AB., MALMOE/ SWEDEN

HULL NO

:

313

M.ENGINE

:

7-CYL MAN by the shipbuilder

BHP

:

7.000

SPEED

:

16,50

DWT

:

9.270

GRT

:

5.499

NRT

:

3.143

LOA

:

141,31

BR

:

  18,80

DR

:

    8,052

Passengers

:

12

Reeferspace

:

600,70 cbm

EX. NAMES

:

 

NEW NAMES

:

"PROGRESS"-69/ "PROGRESO"-73/ "SEAKING I"-75/ "KING"-77

 

 

 

HISTORY

 

 

22.09.1949

:

Launched

15.12.1949

:

Completed

29.10.1969

:

Sold to Progress Shipping Co Ltd., Liberia. Renamed "PROGRESS"

1973

:

Sold to Highttide Corp., Liberia. Renamed "PROGRESO"

1975

:

Sold to Seaplace Inc., Panama. Renamed "SEAKING I"

20.07.1976

:

Fire broke out when she was off Colombo during a voyage Kuwait to Colombo

21.07.1976

:

Arrived of Colombo woth damage

10.09.1976

:

Sustained damage when she was struck by a barge under tow. Not worth reparing, and sold to Walter Ritscher Gmvh., Hamburg for demolition

23.02.1977

:

Left Colombo on tow for Karachi under the name "KING"

10.03.1977

:

Beached at Gadani Beach for demolition by Metalside Ltd

Photo via Chris Howell

PRICE:

11.708.515,28NOK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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M/S"TUNGUS"

GENERAL CARGO

1949-1969

 

"TUNGUS" in the Panama Canal

Photo by Kingsdown 99

Photo via Don Bodron