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Name: THORSEGGEN
Type: Newsprint Carrier
Launched: 16/09/1982
Completed: 07/1983
Builder: Swan Hunter Shipbuilders Ltd
Yard: Wallsend Yard
Yard Number: 117
Dimensions: 14578grt, 9125nrt, 18567dwt, 165.8 x 25.1 x 8.2(draft)m
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, B&W type, 4cyl (670 x 1700mm), 6730bhp
Engines by: JG Kincaid & Co Ltd, Greenock
Propulsion: 1 x Screw; 15.0knots
Reg Number: 398261; (IMO: 8116063)
History:
1983 Investors in Industry PLC (Maeadalen Ltd), Newcastle
2008 BM Shipping Group SA, Nassau; renamed BM PRIDE
2012 Renamed PRIDE, Comoros flag
03/2012 Broken up
Comments: 03/2012: Reported broken up


Above photo as THORSEGGEN, dated 03/10/1982, is copyright of Dennis Maccoy

Above photo as THORSEGGEN courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as THORSEGGEN courtesy of John Bage

Above photo as THORSEGGEN courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as BM PRIDE copyright of Martin Klingsick