Fairload - Rotterdam, Holland


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This photograph was taken from the wheelhouse deck of the heavy lift ship Fairload during the morning hours of September 9th, 1998. On deck she is carrying 5, new General Electric locomotives that were destined for the Quebec North Shore & Labrador Railway in Labrador after their contruction in Erie, Pennsylvania. Photo by Capt. Alain Gindroz

The 5,158-dwt, 4,962-grt heavy lift vessel Fairload was built in Capelle a/d Ijssel, Holland by YVC Ysselwerf B.V. for Fairplay Heavy Lift B.V. in 1995. When this picture was added to the archives in 12/2002 she ws still operational under the name Fairload

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Posted: December 20, 2002       Last Revised: December 20, 2002
Photo by Capt. Alain Gindroz - Copyright © - 1998, 2002

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