Joseph Lykes - Panama


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The general cargo / container ship Joseph Lykes is seen in this photograph while underway during 1994. The location and original photographer are unknown.
Photograph from Willem VanMaanen's collection

Construction of this ship was ordered in Holland during April of 1977. Her keel was laid during June of that year and in January of 1979 she entered service as Nedlloyd Bangkok under the Dutch flag. She has sailed under these names through her career so far. (a) Nedlloyd Bangkok Holland (1.92), (b) Joseph Lykes Panama (2.95) and when this picture was added to the archives she was still operational as (c) Columbine under the flag of Panama.

Thanks to the World Ship Society's Marine News, The Fairplay Internet Register and past Lloyd's Registers


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Posted: March 10, 2001       Last Revised: March 10, 2001
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