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1969 Amra derrick
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No: 23423   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1970   Manufacturer: Swan Hunter, United Kingdom   Country: Japan
1969 Amra derrick

The block arrangement of British India S.N. Co's 1969-built "Amra's" 300-ton Stülcken derrick (see picture #23340 for ship & details & other picture of the complete derrick). Photo taken July 1970 at Yokohama.


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Picture added on 01 January 2014 at 07:41
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With its so called 'double pendulum head'
Great photo!

Added by MarEng on 04 January 2014.
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Swan Hunter, United Kingdom

'Amra' - a heavy liftEsso Northumbria after launch'Amra's' main engine'Amra's' Engine RoomAmra's No.1 HoldAmra's Stülcken derrick'Amra's' Radio Room'Amra's' Chartroom'Amra's' Wheelhouse'Amra' of 1969 - propeller
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