PRIAMOS - Limassol, Cyprus       Call sign - SYRK     IMO number - 5386019
Owner - Oge Gemi Sokum Ticaret A.S., Aliaga, Turkey - scrapyard

Location - Photographed while lying beached at Aliaga, Turkey awaiting demolition     Photograph Date - 24 December 1994
Photographer - Selim San    Added to archive - 23 November 2003     Last updated - 17 January 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - ???
  Keel laid - ???
  Launched - ???
  Delivered - August 1945

  Newbuild price - unknown
  (a) Wangaratta - Sweden (1967)
  (b) Amphitrite - Greece (1972)
  (c) Priamos - Greece

  Beached at Aliaga, Turkey on 22 December 1994
  Scrap price - unknown
  Cutting started on 16 January 1995

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - General cargo ship
  Gross tonnage - 5,846
  Net tonnage - 3,331
  Deadweight tonnage - 9,419
  L.O.A. - 144.61 meters ( 474' 0" )
  L.B.P. - 137.17 meters ( 448' 8" )
  Width overall - 17.89 meters ( 58' 8" )
  Width moulded - 17.86 meters ( 58' 6.5" )
  Draught - 7.830 meters ( 25' 8" )
  Depth - 11.59 meters ( 38' 0" )
  Number of cargo holds - 5
  Cargo hold volume - 15,525 cubic meters
  Number of hatch covers - 5 (steel)
  Unloading derricks - 2 (15T) & 4 (5T)
  Strengthened for navigation in light ice conditions

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - A/B Gotaverken
  Country - Goteborg, Sweden
  Hull number - 585
  Engine builder - A/B Gotaverken
  Country - Goteborg, Sweden
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 7-cyl (7-62VF-140) diesel
  Horsepower - 8,050 bhp or 5,921 kW
  Diesel Oil capacity - 1,945.5 tonnes
  Heavy Fuel Oil capacity - none
  Fuel consumption - ?? tonnes per day
  Speed - 16.75 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - Standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


** As WANGARATTA she was owned by Rederi A/B Transatlantic, Sweden (G. Carlsson, Sweden - manager)
** As AMPHITRITE she was owned by Mini-Jupe Cia Nav. S.A., Greece


Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Bob Burge - England

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