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No: 19544   Contributor: Dingbat   Year: 2012   Manufacturer: Kherson Shipyard, Ukraine   Country: United Kingdom
Unknown Vessel

Taken at the Neptune Energy Park.River Tyne.Walker.Seems to be under reconstruction.19-4-12.
Picture added on 20 April 2012 at 15:55
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It has an ice-breaking bow and bulk cargo hatches.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 20 April 2012.
Former ice breaker Paardeberg was to be converted to an offshore flotel for the oil and gas industry by A&P on the Tyne, but due to the firm that commissioned the work going bankrupt things are unsure at the moment. Regards Alan.

Added by ALAN HARRIS on 20 April 2012.
Thanks for the info , Alan.Noticed the ice breaker bow.But wondered why it was in such a state for so long.

Added by Dingbat on 21 April 2012.
Forgot to say built in Kherson Shipyard, Ukraine.For more info search ICE MAIDEN. Regards Alan.

Added by ALAN HARRIS on 21 April 2012.
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