The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
We use cookies to track visitor statistics and personalise adverts. This info is shared with Google. Only use the site if you agree to this. OK, I agree
Librapix Link

Ships and Harbours Photos

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
St John's registered Cargo ship Tagama
Ships and Harbours
No: 5990   Contributor: Marcel Gommers   Year: 1991   Manufacturer: VEB Warnowwerft, Warnemunde, Rostock, Germany   Country: United Kingdom
St John's registered Cargo ship Tagama

Photo of the cargo vessel Tagama (IMO 8225436) quayside in Portbury, England in 1991.
The 11,917 tons Tagama was built as the Wahehe in 1982 by Warnowwerft, Warnemunde, Germany. The cargo ship Wahehe changed name in 1984 to Woermann Wahehe, in 1985 to Tagama, in 1989 to Deppe America and the same year back to Tagama again and finally in 2000 to Matadi Bridge.

Photo © and courtesy of P.W. Hobday
Picture added on 11 July 2008
add commentComments:
I used the derrick on the Tagama to load a crane on the port in Kismayo Somalia in 1979??
All German crew at the time.

Added by John Hayhurst on 23 October 2008.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.


Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.

VEB Warnowwerft, Warnemunde, Rostock, Germany

East German ship 'Magdeburg' capsized in ThamesPhoto of Aleksandr SuvorovDetail of Aleksandr SuvorovBulk carrier Aleksandr SuvorovIVAN SUSANINCargo ship Berlin towed into Avonmouth 1968Aleksandr Suvorov
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Trucks