Cargo ship Barouk off Portishead in 1982
Against a striking sky this is a photo of the cargo ship Barouk (IMO5336507) seen off Portishead in 1982.
The 1831GT Barouk was built as Spenser in 1962 by Van Duijvendijk's, Lekkerkerk (Netherlands) and scrapped in 1996 in Ho Chi Minh City.
She was modified in 1964 and changed name in 1967 to Cuthbert, Barouk in 1977, An Hing in 1982 and finally Hai Win in 1986.
Photo with thanks and © P.W. Hobday.
Picture added on 22 June 2008