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Saphir

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24 th September 1980 on the left "Jinko Maru and on the right "Saphir".
( Photo thanks to Richard Gohier )

Name: Saphir
IMO No: 7310703
Built: 03/1973
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished at Koashiung 08/1985
SubType: Crude
Flag: France
DWT: 280,088
Draft: 21.365
Builder: Chantiers de 'L Atlantique, St. Nazaire, France (L25)
GT: 136,221
LOA: 343.04/330,77
Owner: Cie Navale des Petroles
NT: 117,050
Beam: 51.87
Speed/Cons: 16.0/-
Class: -
Depth: 27.36
Engine Type: Steam Turbines, 24170 kW
Cubic: -

Ship Report for "SAPHIR"
IDNo:
7310703
Year:
1973
Name:
SAPHIR
Launch Date:
12.01.1973
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
Flag:
FRA
Keel:

DWT:
280088
Yard No:
L25
Length overall:
343.0
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.8
Country of build:
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
L'Atlantique
Material of build:
Location of yard:
St Nazaire
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Owner as Completed:
Cie Navale des Petroles

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
 Scrapped at Chi Shun Hwa Steel, Kaohsiung 06.08.1985.

ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
7310703
7310703
1973
SAPHIR
138221
Cie Navale des Petroles
7310703
7310703
1973
SAPHIR
138221
1980
Total Cie Francaide de Nav.