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Uglyships.tumblr.com week 47-2011

Posted: 2 December, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Ærøskøbing
Unknown
Another unknown
Vidar Viking
Lady Norman
Moby Corse
Coastal Worker

Gloria Siderum

Posted: 1 December, 2011 by SeaBart in special, ugly
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Dunno source, via the interwebs

Gloria Siderum

IMO : 7006754

Build :
Hada II (IMO 513945) : 1957 by De Groot & van Vliet – Slikkerveer in The Netherlands, nr 319
Hermes (IMO 514914) : 1956 by by De Groot & van Vliet – Slikkerveer in The Netherlands, nr 315
Both vessels were welded together in 1969 by De Groot & van Vliet” –  Slikkerveer in the Netherlands

Right, so you thought the idea of Allseas creating a catamaran of 2 existing vessels (the Pieter Schelte) was new. Well, it wasn’t. Somewhere in the second half of the 60’s somebody had a brainstorm and got the wild idea to weld 2 coasters together, put on a heavy lift derrick and thus creating a Heavy Lift Vessel. (possibly the genesis of the Heavy Lift World). (more…)

Flashback week 19-2010

Posted: 28 November, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 19-2010

For this week we’ll follow the lead of last years flashback: no beating around the bush, just the links.

The Flashback to week 19-2009.

The Cedarbranch.

Picture by Jacques via http://www.shipspotting.com

The Mega Passion.

The Acergy Condor.

Update IV of the Norwegian Epic Saga.

Picture by Hans Esveldt via http://www.shipspotting.com

Uglyships.tumblr.com week 43-2011

Posted: 25 November, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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SSP Kaimalino
Amy

Uglyships.tumblr.com week 42-2011

Posted: 22 November, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Isken
Noble Discoverer
Vectis Eagle
Legacy
Paicara
Reinauer Twins

Flashback week 18-2010

Posted: 21 November, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 18-2010

We skipped one week but here we are again with a flashback into the past of this site. Week 18 of 2010 is not the subject.

First the Flashback to the same week in 2009.

An ugly DSV which I have personally experienced: the Noordhoek Singapore.

Picture by Erwin Willemse via http://www.shipspotting.com

A non-ugly but unwanted cargo ship: the Savannah.

Picture by Shipjohn via http://www.shipspotting.com

And that’s it!

 

Flashback week 17-2010

Posted: 7 November, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 17-2010

Yeah…..you know the drill!

The Flashback to week 17 of 2009.

An ugly wreck: the New Carissa.

Picture by John C. driscoll via http://www.shipspotting.com

The repossessed one: Maya Express.

I went to Paris & all I got were these “lovely” sight seeing boats (part 1).

Picture by Thierry Billard via http://www.shipspotting.com

Flashback week 16-2010

Posted: 31 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 16-2010

And here we are again with the international monday morning happening, the world stops for this. (I trust, why would I otherwise be doing this).

The Flashback to week 16 of 2009.

The SuRi was updated and that turned out to be not for the  best.

Picture by Robbie via http://www.shipspotting.com

KM Ekroplan, difficult name, hightech flying boat of some sorts.

The Kommuna was also updated.

Picture by Vitaliy Kostrichenko via http://www.shipspotting.com

Ugly offshore-thingy: Caballo Azteca.

Very daunting: HMS Dauntless (D33).

Flashback week 15-2010

Posted: 24 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 15-2010

And again not much time, you know the drill…..

The Flashback to week 15-2009.

Short name, small vessel: Ria.

Picture by Tomas Østberg- Jacobsen via http://www.shipspotting.com

An ugly tale: Stena Saga.

The Burrard Otter.

No escape possible: the Island Escape.

Picture by Sigurd Vermundsen via http://www.shipspotting.com

Hightech DP-thingy: Hiload DP no.1.

Uglyships.tumblr.com week 41-2011

Posted: 22 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Henry P. Lading
Ross Sea, Greenland Sea & Lincoln Sea
Duplus

Flashback week 14-2010

Posted: 17 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 14-2010

As I’m a bit time pressed this week I won’t loose any time chattering away, just the links:

The Flashback to week 14-2009.

Green Ships (Part 5).

Picture by HenkR via http://www.shipspotting.com

An updated post about the Jolly Argento.

Soviet Space Ships.

CSAV Rio Maipo.

Picture by Ivan Meshkov via http://www.shipspotting.com

Uglyships.tumblr.com week 40-2011

Posted: 15 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Bourbon Enterprise
Tony Mackay
Ada-D

Flashback week 13-2010

Posted: 10 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 13-2010

Just the links, no chatter.

Flashback to week 13-2009

Superferry 9

Picture by Don Fraser via http://www.shipspotting.com

Stena Partners & sisters

More Funny Names

Small Ships, Ugly & Cute

Picture by Ron Dobson via http://www.shipspotting.com

Tuxedo Princess

Picture by Perseefonee via http://www.shipspotting.com

Team Oman

Uglyships.tumblr.com week 39-2011

Posted: 7 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special
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Ocean Endeavour
X-Bow cruisevessel concept
VOS Ranger
Skandi Arctic
First Travel XXXI & XXXII

Henry P. Lading

Posted: 5 October, 2011 by SeaBart in special, ugly
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Picture by Marcel & Ruud Coster via http://www.shipspotting.com

Henry P. Lading

IMO : 8646484

Built : 1930 by Palmers’ SB. & Iron Co., Ltd. – Newcastle in the U.K., nr 1000 as Peter Hurll (tanker)

Converted : 1963 (bow only, rest of the vessel was scrapped) by ??? – Aarhus in Denmark

This must be the oldest still active vessel that will be featured here on Uglyships.com, the hull was basically build in 1930 as part of the tanker Peter Hurrl, as seen on the (more…)