Archive for December, 2008

James Newman

Posted: 31 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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James Newman

IMO : 5411905

Build : 1963 by Caledon Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Dundee, UK, nr ???

Don’t you love good old England?? Where else would they keep (more…)

Posts top something

Posted: 31 December, 2008 by SeaBart in information
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Posts top something

The end of the year is near, and the time between Christmas and New year is the traditional (more…)

Skandi Inspector

Posted: 29 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Skandi Inspector

IMO : 7905285

Build : 1979 by Ulstein Hatlø A/S, Ulsteinvik, Norway, nr 165 as Tender Captain.

I’ve seen this vessel in real life and believe me: If you are standing next to her (more…)

Small ugly Boats (part 1)

Posted: 28 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Small Ugly Boats

Small ships don’t usually have big stories, they might have but they are (more…)

Uglen

Posted: 27 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Dunno Source via the Interweb

Picture by B. Dahlmann via http://www.ship-world.de

Dunno Source via the Interweb

Picture by B. Dahlmann via http://www.ship-world.de

Uglen

IMO : 7721079

Build : 1978 by Nymo Mekaniske, Bodo, Norway, nr ??

Here is one that’s almost begging to be featured on these pages, considering the (more…)

Smit Capt.Bob

Posted: 26 December, 2008 by SeaBart in information, paintjob, ugly
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Dunno Source via www.dieselduck.ca

Dunno Source via http://www.dieselduck.ca

Smit Capt.Bob

IMO : 8020018

Build : 1982 by John Manly Shipyards, Vancouver, BC, Canada, nr ?? as Rivtow Capt.Bob

The first time I saw a picture of this ship I immediately thought it was suitable for (more…)

Aquarama

Posted: 25 December, 2008 by SeaBart in special
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Dunno Source via the Interweb

Dunno Source via the Interweb

Aquarama

IMO : 5021114

Build : 1945 by Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Company, Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. , nr 357 as Marine Star,  a Liberty type troop carrier (C4-S-B5)

Converted: 1955 by Todd Shipyard Corporation drydock, Brooklyn, New York to a cruiseferry, renamed Aquarama

This one did not really start out as  an ugly ship, once she was quit a beautiful vessel but she  (more…)

Lurline

Posted: 24 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Dunno source via www.boatnerd.com

Dunno source via http://www.boatnerd.com

Lurline

IMO : 7321087

Build : 1973, Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., Chester, Pennsylvania, USA, nr 662

Here is what looks like a normal-ish containervessel, owned by the (more…)

Kent Trader

Posted: 22 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Kent Trader

IMO : 8511603

Build : 1986 by Bremer Vulkan, Bremen, Germany, nr 81 as Weser Importer

If you just take a quick glance at this ship there is nothing strange about it, but when you (more…)

Rachid Fares Enterprises

Posted: 21 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Rachid Fares Enterprises

I have discovered quit a few ugly ships till now and I guess a lot will follow but it hasn’t (more…)

Carmel Bio-Top

Posted: 20 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Carmel Bio-Top

IMO : 9267546

Build : 2004 by Estaleirod Navais de Viana, Castello, Portugal, nr 214 as Rio Yarkon

It has been mentioned already a few times in relation to this site: (more…)

Wind Surf

Posted: 19 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Wind Surf

IMO : 8700785

Build : 1989 by Soc. Nouvelle des At. & Ch. du Havre (ACH) – Le Havre, France, nr 274 as La Fayette

Cruising on a cruiseship : Not for me but I can understand the attraction (more…)

Green Ships (part 1)

Posted: 17 December, 2008 by SeaBart in paintjob
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Green Ships

Today I wanna talk to you about green ships, not the environmental friendly ones (that’s a (more…)

Smit Madura

Posted: 16 December, 2008 by SeaBart in ugly
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Smit Madura

IMO : 8714891

Build : 1989 by Cantieri Navale Ferrari SpA., La Spezia, Italy, nr 68 as Salvatore

The Smit Madura, one of the vessels of the famous towing & salvage company (more…)

Moby Lines

Posted: 15 December, 2008 by SeaBart in paintjob
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Moby Lines

Moby Lines is an Italian ferry owner operating on various routes between the Italian (more…)