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Freeship L.

See also : Tigre  &  Nor Explorer

 photo FREESHIP L_zpsaejx4lrq.jpg
"Freeship L.", at Europoort, Rotterdam, about 1985.
( Photo Copyright Mike Griffits )

Original Name
Tigre
Type
VLCC
Delivered
28-02-1974
IMO No
7368554
Builder & Yard
Stord Verft A/S, Stord, Noorwegen
Yard No
677
Engine
Steam
KW
25716
GRT
140277
NTR
108881
DWT
290761
LOA
347,84
LBP
331,45
Beam
51,85
Draft
22,14
Depth
28,40
Other names and history
1984 Freeship L.
1986 Happy Kari
1988 Igre
1988 Happy Marianne
1989 Nor Explorer
1992 Scrapped
Scrapped
12-05-1992

Additional info :
She was hit twice by Iranian gun boats in the Persian Gulf during the Iran-Iraqi war. First in december 1987,
then again (first voyage after repairs) in january/february 1988.

Ship Report for "TIGRE"
IDNo:
7368554
Year:
1974
Name:
TIGRE
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
01.1974
Flag:
NOR
Date of completion:
28.02.1974

Tons:
140277
Link:
-
DWT:
290761
Yard No:
677
Length overall:
347.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
331.5
Country of build:
NOR
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Stord Verft
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Leirvik
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
[ aft Launched 01.1974; two hull sections by Tangen Verft # 50 & 51 ] -
1984 FREESHIP L. - 1986 HAPPY KARI - 1988 IGRE -
1988 HAPPY MARIANNE - 1989 NOR EXPLORER

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Huangpu 19.05.1992.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7368554
7368554
1974
TIGRE
140277
Wilh. Wilhelmsen
7368554
7368554
1974
FREESHIP L.
140277
1984
Elmini Limit Inc.
7368554
7368554
1974
HAPPY KARI
140277
1986
K/S Tank-Invest A/S
7368554
7368554
1974
HAPPY MARIANNE
140277
1988
K/S Finans-Invest VI A/S Konsortie
7368554
7368554
1974
IGRE
140277
1988
K/S Finans-Invest VI A/S Konsortie
7368554
7368554
1974
NOR EXPLORER
140277
1989
Nor Explorer Ltd.