Tag Archives: MSC

MV Giovanna S

We visited the Giovanna S (IMO: 6610065) in 1987, and she is an interesting ship. Built in 1966 as the bulk carrier Citadel in Sweden, she was also able to carry vehicles which were loaded through doors in her sides.  … Continue reading

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MSC Samia

MSC Samia (IMO:  7310143) Built 1973 for K Line as Verrazano Bridge from Kawasaki’s own shipyard at Kobe, Japan. Visited 21/03/1997. She was broken up in at Chittagong in 2007. At the time she was owned by Latremia Corporation Panama, … Continue reading

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MV Mee May

I see we visited Mee May (IMO: 7015274) on 13 May 1989, at the time she was owned by Saturn Navigation Company, Limassol, and was operated by MSC. She was a very interesting ship, built as Erlangen in 1970, as … Continue reading

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MV Alexa

My handy ship visit book does not date our visit to the Alexa and frankly she does not stand out in my mind at all so I cannot put a date to it. Neither do I have many images of … Continue reading

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Rosa S

Built in Kherson in 1969 for Kuwait Shipping Co. as Al Odailiah, she was one of 13 in the class. Photographed in December 1988, she was a regular caller in South Africa under the MSC livery. She was owned by … Continue reading

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