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Northern Steam Ship Company

BAY FISHER     1967 - 1975

BAY FISHER  1967 - 1975 Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum, Bill Laxon Loan

Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum, Bill Laxon Loan

 

Built:

1958

Builder:

Ardrossan Dockyard Limited, Artdrossan

Official Number:

187979

Tonnage:

1,289 gross

Type:

Motor ship

Entered Fleet:

1967

Left Fleet:

1975

Career:

1958 built for James Fisher & Sons Ltd., Barrow. Chartered to Atlantic Steam Navigation Co. Ltd..
1967 taken on long term charter by Northern Steam Ship Company.
1970 March bought by Northern Steam Ship Company and renamed MOANUI.
1975 sold to Crossworld Management & Brokerage (H.K.) Limited of Singapore. Renamed CHANTALA FORTUNE.
1977 sold to Pacific International Line (Singapore) and renamed KOTA PAHLAWAN.
1984 sold and renamed PAHLAWAN. Registered in Panama. 27 Oct 1984 overdue for survey and classification suspended. (NZMN Vol.36 No.2)
1986 had been lying in Madras Roads under arrest for some time.
1987 May 2nd left Madras under tow FENG NAN bound for Singapore.
1987 May 11th vessel began drifting, tow rope snapped, and she ran aground near Gravet Point, Sri Lanka, becoming a total loss (NZMN Vol.37 No.2).

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