Suruga Maru - Yokohama, Japan

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The 1987-built, 215,158-dwt, 107,943-grt, ice strengthened bulk carrier Suruga Maru is seen in this photograph while she was lying at anchor at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on April 27th, 1992. Photograph by Rick Garcia.

She was built in Tsu, Japan by Nippon Kokan K.K. for Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Line), Japan. The hull was launched during February of 1987 and the completed ship entered service during July of 1987 as Suruga MAru. When this picture was added to the archives in 12/2002 she was still operational as such.

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Posted: December 19, 2002       Last Revised: December 19, 2002
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