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Lyria

This page is a record of the time I spent on this ship.

Joined : Kharg Island 20/08/1978.

Sailed to : Ras al Khaimah, Fahl, Capetown, Las Palmas, Fos, Genoa, Mina al Ahmadi, Ras al Juaymah, Singapore.

Incidents: Flew to Dubai, then to Abadan. No Agent so booked ourselves into hootel in Abadan. Bomb exploeded in Cinema next door. One night in Seamans mission on Kharg Island (6 to a room). One week strikebound in Genoa, so we went mountaineering.

Paid off : Singapore 06/12/1978.

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Ship NameLyria
IMO Number7359084
CallsignGUYE
Ship TypeLarge Crude
ManagerSTUK
RegisteredLondon
FlagBritish
Gross Tons160420
Dwt Tons315713
Class100A1
Length354.6 m
Breadth56.5 m
Depth28.4 m
Draft22.3 m
Capacity380000 cu m
PlantSteam
Engine2 Steam Turbine
Engine BuilderStal Laval
Power36000 SHP
Bunkers8000 tonnes
Generators2 x 1400 KW
Speed15.75 k
Build date1976
Build yardOdense
Scrapped2003