SEABOURN SPIRIT - Nassau, Bahamas       Call sign - C6FR4     IMO number - 8807997     Owner - Cunard Line, United Kingdom

Location - Underway at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada     Photograph Date - 2 June 2002
Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 3 Mar 2003     Last updated - 3 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - June 1988
  Keel laid - September 1988
  Launched - March 1989
  Delivered - November 1989

  (a) Seabourn Spirit - Norway (1998)
  (b) Seabourn Spirit - Bahamas

  As of March 2003 she is still in service as Seabourn Spirit

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Cruise Ship
  Gross tonnage - 9,975
  Net tonnage - 3,023
  Deadweight tonnage - 820
  L.O.A. - 133.80 meters
  L.B.P. - 112.40 meters
  Width overall - 20.50 meters
  Width moulded - 19.00 meters
  Draught - 5.17 meters
  Depth - 12.40 meters
  Passenger capacity - 212
  Cabins - 106
  Decks - 3

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Schichau Seebeckwerft AG
  Country - Bremerhaven, Germany
  Hull number - 1070
  Engine builder - BMV Bergen Diesel A/S, Norway
  Number of engines - 4
  Engine type - Normo KVMB-12 diesels
  Horsepower - 9,899 bhp or 7,280 kW
  Speed - 16 knots
  Bow thuster - 1 variable pitch - 791 hp (590 kW)
  2 controllable pitch propellers aft
  Cranes - none

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Former owners, accidents, conversions, cargoes, voyages, sightings or corrections etc - Viewer contributions

* Originally owned by the Seabourn Cruise Line, Norway
* October 1998 she was transferred to the Carnival Corporation, U.S.A. (Seabourn Maritime Management, manager)
* Since October of 2001 she has operated for the Carnival Corporation, U.S.A. (Cunard Line Ltd, U.K.) as Seabourn Spirit

Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada

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