DAWN - Panama       Call sign - 3FKA7     IMO number - 7341829
Owner - Yazici Demir Celik A.S., Aliaga, Turkey (scrapyard)

Location - Photographed while beached at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 27 May 2002
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 14 Nov 2003     Last updated - 14 Nov 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - September 1973
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - April 1976
  Delivered - July 1976

  (a) Strathdirk - England (1981)
  (b) Bartolome Maso - Cuba (1988)
  (c) Olebratt - Cyprus (1997)
  (d) Gaea - Cyprus (1997)
  (e) Dawn - Panama

  She arrived at Aliaga on 23 May 2002
  Scrap price - Unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo
  Gross tonnage - 8,909
  Net tonnage - 6,195
  Deadweight tonnage - 15,088
  L.O.A. - 141.00 meters (462'2")
  L.B.P. - 134.17 meters (439'10")
  Width overall - 20.48 meters (67'2")
  Width moulded - 20.43 meters (67'0")
  Draught - 8.859 meters (29'0")
  Depth - 11.74 meters (38'6")
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (steel)
  Cargo hold volume - 19,647 cubic meters
  Number of tween decks - 3
  Cargo derricks - 1(50T), 1(26T), 4(10T)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Austin & Pickersgill Ltd.
  Country - South Dock, Sunderland, U.K.
  Hull number - 455
  Engine builder - G. Clark & N.E.M. Ltd.
  Country - Wallsend, England
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - Sulzer 5-cyl (5RND68) diesel
  Diesel Oil capacity - 125 tonnes
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - 1,039.5 tonnes
  Fuel consumption - 26.0 tonnes per day
  Horsepower - 7,500 bhp or 5,517 kW
  Speed - 15.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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