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Al Kadisiah
Ships and Harbours
No: 3630   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 1969   Manufacturer: Kherson Shipyard, Ukraine   Country: Bahrain
Al Kadisiah

Built in 1967 by Khersonskiy SZ at Kherson as Yard no. 1316, cargo ship Al Kadisiah was photographed in Bahrain in 1969.
GRT: 9859, DWT 13, 656, length overall 155.8 m, LPP 140.0 m, Beam 20.7 m.
Single screw, speed 16.5 knots.
Later named Alexa II, and broken up at Kaohsiung on 31 October 1987.
Picture added on 12 February 2008
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any more photos about of this ship. I was junior engineer onboard in 1974.

Added by Stephen Buglass on 26 October 2008.
Sorry, Stephen, I have no more pictures of the Al Kadisia, this one was probably taken from HMS Nubian when I was in the RAF stationed at Hamala Camp, Bahrain, and detached to observe naval exercises in the Gulf in 1969.

Added by Peter John Langsdale on 27 October 2008.
thanks much appreciated

Added by Stephen Buglass on 11 November 2008.
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