DIAKAN TRUTH - Piraeus, Greece        Call sign - LGDN    IMO number - 5089726

Location - St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada - Sailing southbound in the Welland Canal north of lock 2     Photograph Date - May 1974    
Photographer - Dave Kohl - (Willem VanMaanen) collection     Added to archive - 9 Feb 2003    Last updated - 11 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - 1962

  (a) Dianet - Norway (1974)
  (b) Diakan Truth - Greece (?)

  Her career since then is unknown

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk & General cargo ship
  Gross tonnage - 5,138
  Net tonnage - 3,575
  Deadweight tonnage - 8,400
  L.O.A. - 381'6"
  L.B.P. - 354'4"
  Width overall - 52'7"
  Width moulded - 52'6"
  Draught - 26'7"
  Depth - 33'4"

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Porsgrunds M/V
  Country - Porsgrunn, Norway
  Hull number -
  Engine builder - M.A.N., Augsburg
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine types - 10-cylinder diesel
  Horsepower - 3,860
  Speed - 13.0 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

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

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

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