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Old Photo of cargo ship Ionic burning oil
Ships and Harbours
No: 5886   Contributor: Marcel Gommers   Year: 1977   Manufacturer: Cammell Laird, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom
Old Photo of cargo ship Ionic burning oil

British registered cargo vessel Ionic (IMO 5162530) near Avonmouth, UK in 1977.
The cargo ship Ionic was built in 1959 by Cammell Laird, Birkenhead, UK. She measured loa 156.2m, beam of 21.5m and 11,161 tons. The Ionic changed name in 1978 to Glenparva and was scrapped one year later at Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

With thanks and © P.W. Hobday.
Picture added on 08 July 2008
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The beautiful looking old ship. Most importantly in 1977 in Hongkong I was on ship just like that .

Added by Kashif Anwer on 16 February 2011.
One of her sisters perhaps?

Added by Paul Strathdee on 17 February 2011.
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