FEDERAL ST. CLAIR - Monrovia, Liberia        Call sign - J8BX5     IMO number - 7108103     Owner - Federal Pacific (Liberia) Ltd., Liberia

Location - St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada - Sailing southbound in the Welland Canal destined for the Great Lakes     Photograph Date - 21 April 1979
Photographer - Dave Kohl - (Willem VanMaanen's collection)     Added to archive - 14 Feb 2003     Last updated - 14 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - May 1971

  (a) Baron Inchcape - flag ? (1977)
  (b) Federal St. Clair - Liberia (1981)
  (c) Transocean Pearl - Philipines (1986)
  (d) Pearl - Malta (1989)
  (e) Ocean Lucky - St. Vincent

  Lost off China on 25 October 1994

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Bulk Carrier
  Gross tonnage - 16,701
  Net tonnage - 12,904
  Deadweight tonnage - 27,447
  L.O.A. - 188.14 meters
  L.B.P. - 179.20 meters
  Width overall - 22.94 meters
  Width moulded - 22.86 meters
  Draught - 9.91 meters
  Depth - 12.05 meters

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Haugesund M/V A/S
  Country - Haugesund, Norway
  Hull number - 39
  Engine builder - Stork-Werkspoor Diesel N.V., Amsterdam, Holland
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Werkspoor 12-cylinder diesel
  Horsepower - 8,472 kW or 11,518 bhp
  Speed - 11.5 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

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

* Ocean Lucky which was owned by Ocean Lucky Shipping Ltd., St. Vincent sank on 25 October 1994 after grounding off the south tip of Taiwan during a voyage from China and Hong Kong to Hualien. All of her crew were rescued.

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

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