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Troll Forest/ Willine Taro

1970 Car/ Paper/ Bulkcarrier later Container ship

Buildingyard: Kaldnes Mek.verksted A/S., Tønsberg/ Norway

Built year: 1970

Yard no: 184

Tonnage: GRT:20222/ NET: 13083/ TDW: 29000

Dims: LOA: 187,43/ BR: 26,45/  DR: 10,764mtr


Machinery : 6-cyl Sulzer by Horten Verft, Horten - 13800bhp

Speed : 16,50knots

1977-on Container cap.: 1093TEU

Photo: Bob Scott

18.02.1970: Launched

09.07.1970: Completed. Price: NOK 51.509.083

00.08.1977: Converted by Nylands Verksted, Oslo into a containership

21.02.1980: Renamed WILLINE TARO

06.12.1980: Transferred to Arctic Shipping Singapore Pte Ltd. (Barber Ship Management Ltd., later Barber Ship Management Singapore Pte Ltd),                                   Singapore

08.04.1986: Arrived at Dongshan/ China and sold for demolition by China National Metals Imp & Exp Corp.


Photo: Kingsdown99

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