Travestern - Douglas, Isle of Man

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The products tanker Travestern is seen in this photograph while transiting downbound in the Welland Canal during the afternoon hours of October 16th, 1998. She had just departed from lock 7 when this photo was taken and she was heading northward towards lock 6 east which is located in Thorold, Ontario, Canada.

This tanker was built in Germany and entered service in November of 1993 as Travestern. At that time she flew the flag of Germany however in May of of 1997 she was transferred to Isle of Man registry and when this photograph was added to the archives she still flew that flag.

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

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