CHERRY - Piraeus, Greece       Call sign - SWWI     IMO number - 7526194
Owner - Lenal Shipping Corporation     Manager - Glafki (Hellas) Naftiki Eteria, Greece

Location - Cherry was photographed while she was secured alongside wharf 2 in the harbour at Port Weller, Ontario, Canada (Welland Canal)
Photograph Date - 4 December 1977     Photographer - Gordon Turner     Added to archive - 23 October 2001     Last updated - 14 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - October 1975
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - July 1976
  Delivered - September 1976
  Build price - $12.265 million (U.S.)

  (a) Cherry - Greece (1/1997)
  (b) Champ - Greece (5/1997)
  (c) Altis P - Greece

  Arrived at Alang, India on 21 June 2003
  Later beached for demolition (date ??)
  Scrap price - $220/ldt or $1.25 million (US)

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo & bulk carrier
  Gross tonnage - 13,661
  Net tonnage - 8,636
  Deadweight tonnage - 22,636
  L.O.A. - 164.34 meters (538'8.5")
  L.B.P. - 155.43 meters (509'6")
  Width overall - 22.92 meters (75'2")
  Width moulded - 22.86 meters (74'11")
  Draught - 9.867 meters (32'4")
  Depth - 13.57 meters (44'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Cargo holds total volume - 29,959 m3
  Number of hatch covers - 5
  Container capacity - none
  Cargo derricks - 5 (10 tonne)
  Strengthened for carrying heavy cargoes

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Kure, Japan
  Hull number - 2519
  Engine builder - Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.
  Country - Aioi, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Pielstick (model 16PC2-2V-400) 16-cyl diesel
  Horsepower - 8,000 bhp or 5,664 kW
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Fuel tank heating coils - unknown
  Speed - 15.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - unknown
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Generators - 2 x 310kW & 1 x 260kW a.c.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers, Marine News - The World Ship Society
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