Khudozhnik Romas - Russia

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The container carrier Khudozhnik Romas is seen in this photograph while she was sailing westbound in the St Lawrence River between Three Rivers and Montreal during the morning hours of December 28th, 1985. At the time it was taken she was sailing for Montreal. Photograph by Capt. Alain Gindroz taken from the Lake Manitoba

This ship was part of a class that was originally ordered in 1971. Her keel was laid on May 23, 1978 at the Warnow Werft Shipyard in East Germany and it was launched during August of that year. In November she entered service under the Russian flag as Khudozhnik Romas. She has sailed under the following names and flags since then... (a) Khudozhnik Romas (1/95) - Russia, (b) Mor Canada (9/99) - Cyprus, (c) Zim Liverpool (3/2000) - Cyprus and when this picture was added to the archives she was sailing as (d) Dorset under the Cypriot flag for the Delphic Shipping Company of Greece.

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Posted: May 21, 2001       Last Revised: May 21, 2001
Photo by: Capt. Alain Gindroz - Copyright © - 1985, 2001

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