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Old 24-05-17, 07:26 PM
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Default PEARL IMO No. 6523054

Built in Harlingen in 1965 as SOLENT - later renamed BODENSEE and PARAGUAY SPEED. 498 gross tons

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Old 25-05-17, 01:32 PM
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Hi Leslie and all - think she was one of the ships that traded UK and Continent to Paranagua - there was another one the Paraguay Express from memory ? Cheers Gareth
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Hi Leslie, thank you very much for sharing

Her details and history according to Miramar:

IMO: 6523054
Year: 1965
Name: SOLENT
Flag: NLD
Type: Cargo ship
Launch Date: 9.65
Date of completion: 11.65
Tons: 500
DWT: 805
Length overall: 55.9
Beam: 9.1
Country of build: NLD
Builder: Harlingen S&R
Location of yard: Harlingen
Yard No: 28
Speed(kn): 12

Subsequent History:
[1968 Lg 60.3/55.6m, 499gt/970dw] - 75 BODENSEE - 81 PARAGUAY SPEED - 85 PEARL

End: 1987
Disposal Data:
BU Husum 3.1.87 [R.Kraus], work began 5.87
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