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Marakanda

See also : Ardshiel

 photo marakanda_zps8f1yglrc.jpg
"Marakanda", in Malacca Straight.
( Airfoto Malacca )

Original Name
Ardshiel
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-12-1969
IMO No
6926476
Builder & Yard
Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. Chiba Works
Yard No
C795
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
119678
NTR
78956
DWT
217520
LOA
324,29
LBP
310,29
Beam
48,14
Draft
19,27
Depth
27,13
Other names and history
1977 Marakanda
1980 Scrapped
Scrapped
01-04-1980

Ship Report for "ARDSHIEL"
IDNo:
6926476
Year:
1969
Name:
ARDSHIEL
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
04.08.1969
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
02.12.1969

Tons:
119678
Link:
-
DWT:
217520
Yard No:
795
Length overall:
324.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
310.3
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
48.1
Builder:
Mitsui
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Chiba
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1977 MARAKANDA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 31.05.1980 [ By Lung Ching Steel Enterprise Co. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
338045
6926476
6926476
1969
ARDSHIEL
119678
Peninsular & Oriental SN., Co.
416
6926476
6926476
1969
MARAKANDA
119678
1977
United Petroleum Sg., Ltd.