Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      ALIAKMON RIVER
Arrived:25 Jul 1982
Departed:1 November 1985
Career:Built in 1971 by Warnowwerft, Warnemunde as AUNIS. Renamed: ALIAKMON RIVER-1980, DELFINI-1983. Broken up at Karachi 16 Dec 1985.
Arrived in the river as ALIAKMON RIVER and departed as DELFINI.
Tonnage:9,564 gross
Built:1971
Type:Cargo ship
Owner:Gentian Shipping Corp., Monrovia.
LR/IMO Number:7042423
ID7042423

ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 16 October 1982.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 16 October 1982.
Source: Mersea Museum / John Jones

ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 5 September 1982.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 5 September 1982.
Source: Mersea Museum / Derek Sands

ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 5 September 1982.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 5 September 1982.
Source: Mersea Museum / Derek Sands

ALIAKMON RIVER in the River Blackwater.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER in the River Blackwater.
Source: Mersea Museum / David Wright Collection

ALIAKMON RIVER - taken on board in the River Blackwater Date: c1983.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER - taken on board in the River Blackwater Date: c1983.
Source: Mersea Museum / David Wright Collection

ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. She was in the river 25 July 1982 to 1 November 1985. Date: c1984.

Above:  ALIAKMON RIVER laid up in the River Blackwater. She was in the river 25 July 1982 to 1 November 1985. Date: c1984.
Source: Mersea Museum / Ted Ingham


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