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Menorca inbound to the Port of Tyne (North East England) from Riga (Latvia) early morning (05.00) - 22nd June 2008. Photographed from Western Quay, North Shields. Strange lighting conditions as it was changing from grey skies to sun to rain.

She changed her name in June 2008 to CAPTAIN EVANGELOS N.M.

Type of ship : Bulk Carrier (Panamax)

Year of build : 1997 - Hitachi Zosen, Maizuru,  Japan - Yard No:4895
Newbuilding price $30,000,000
Standard design:New Optima; Ship Type Group:Panamax Bulk Carrier; Hull Material:Higher tensile steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:1 dk; Bulbous bow

Ship Manager: Chian Spirit Maritime Ent Inc - Greece
Registered Owner: Lucky Julio SA - MARSHALL ISLANDS

Length Overall 223.700
Length (BP) 215.000
Breadth Extreme 32.240
Breadth Moulded 32.200
Draught 13.451
Depth 18.610
Gross 37,808
Net 24,147
Deadweight 71,662
Formula Deadweight 56,881

1 oil engine driving 1 FP propeller at 90 rpm
Total Power: Mcr 8,701kW (11,830hp), Csr 7,834kW (10,651hp)
Max. Speed: 14.50kts, Service Speed: 14.00kts