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Ships and Harbours
Cargo ship Philosopher quayside Barbados 1972
Photo of the cargo vessel Philosopher (IMO 6409753) berthed in Barbados in 1972.
The GBR registered cargo ship Philosopher was built in 1964 by Lindholmens, Gothenburg, Sweden. She measured a length over all of 124.1m, beam of 17.3m and 5582 tons. The Philosopher was renamed to Yong Chang in 1977 and finally scrapped in 1990 at Alang, India.
With thanks and © P.W. Hobday.
Picture added on 10 July 2008
Lindholmens, Gothenburg, Sweden