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Name: CAPETAN KOSTIS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/12/1953
Completed: 03/1954
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1908
Dimensions: 8005grt, 4735nrt, 12000dwt, 465.9 x 60.2 x 26.3ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SA, 4cyl (700 x 2320mm), 4800bhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 14.0knots
Reg Number: n/a
History:
03/1954 Tramp Chartering Corporation, Monrovia
1960 Registered at Piraeus
1966 Astromerito Cia Naviera SA, Piraeus; renamed ENOTIS
1972 Memos Shipping Co SA, Piraeus; renamed NATVEN
1976 Tex Colon Shipping Co SA, Piraeus; renamed RO
30/03/1979 Broken up
Comments: 30/03/1979: Arrived at Busan for breaking up
25/05/1979: Breaking up commenced by Dongkuk Steel Co Ltd


Above photo as CAPETAN KOSTIS is courtesy of Greek Shipping Miracle

Above photo as ENOTIS is copyright of Malcolm Cranfield

Above photo as NATVEN is copyright of Malcolm Cranfield