Cargo ship River Niger
Photo of the cargo vessel River Niger (IMO 6810172) berthed in Avonmouth, England in 1978.
The Nigeria registered River Niger was built in 1968 by Rheinstahl Nordsee, Emden, Germany. She measured loa 136.5m, beam of 19.1m and 7,827 tons. The River Niger was renamed in 1983 to River and in 1984 to Tiger. She was scrapped in 1985.
With thanks and © P.W. Hobday.
Picture added on 10 July 2008