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- Container Ships -

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In alphabetical order on 2 pages:

A)
Adrian Maersk - American Leader - American Lynx - American (unknown) - Anna Maersk - Arild Maersk - Axel Maersk -

B)
"Benalder"

C)
Challenger - Clara Maersk -

F)
Falstria -

H)
Hong Kong Carrier -

K)
Korrigan

M)
Maersk Tempo -

N)
Neptune Jade - NYK Procyon -

O)
Oriental (unknown) - Osaka Bay -

P)
President Polk -

S)
 S.A Winterberg - Selandia - Star Eagle -

T)
Tobias Maersk - Tokio Express -
 
 





M/S "Selandia"
- The East Asiatic Company, Copenhagen, Denmark,- photographed at Kobe, Japan, 1974 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 
 


M/S "Selandia"
And another one of super-ship "Selandia", - now assisted by several tugs -, in Kobe , Japan in 1974 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


"Tokio Express"
 Hapag-Lloyd, Germany, - photographed in the South China Sea in 1974 -
(Photography  © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S  "S.A. Winterberg"
- South African containership from SAF Marine, English Channel, Apr.15.1990 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


M/S "Arild Maersk"
- approaching Houston, April 1994 -
(Photography © karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


M/S "Arild Maersk"
- approaching Houston, April 1994 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


"NYK Procyon"
Built in Japan in 1995, - Panama flag
DWT: 63179
Photographed in Hong Kong, 2003
(Photography © Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


M/S "NYK Procyon"
- another one of containership from NYK line, - photographed in Hong Kong, 2003 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


M/S "Tobias Mærsk"
- Semi-Container Ship, - Maersk Line, Denmark -, photographed off Keelung, Taiwan, 1974 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


M/S "Tobias Mærsk"
- Semi-Container Ship, - Maersk Line, Denmark -, photographed off Keelung, Taiwan, 1974 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Challenger"
- leaving the Panama Canal, - 1985 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Challenger"
- leaving the Panama Canal , - 1985 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


"President Polk"
 - from American President Line, USA, -photographed in the Far East in 1974 -
(Photography  © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Star Eagle"
- operated by Star Shipping, Norway, - photographed at Hoek van Holland, Sept.7.1990 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Anna Mærsk"
- Danish containership from 1975, - A.P. Møller, Copenhagen, Denmark -
DWT.: 35.000, - LOA.: 239,3 m, - Beam: 30.5 m.
Propulsion: Diesel, B&W 10L90GB, - 45.800 BHK, - Speed: 24 knots
Joined together with the aftpart of "Axel Mærsk" in 1984 and became "Anna Mærsk".
Renamed: 1998  "Maersk Bahrein", - 2004 "Ankara"
Photographed in the Malacca Strait 1988
(Photography © Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


M/S "Adrian Mærsk"
- off Kobe, - Japan -, Nov.27.1986 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


"Osaka Bay"
A British containership of Overseas Containers Ltd.
Photographed in the South China Sea, - April 23. 1977
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 


"Osaka Bay"
- and another one -
Photographed in the South China Sea, - April 23. 1977
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


SS "American Lynx"
Containership from US Lines built 1968.
Photographed at Hong Kong , April 1977
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


SS "American Lynx"
A closer look at this United States Liner -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Oriental - - - -  -"?
Unknown ship from C.Y. Tung's Orient Overseas Container Line
Photographed at Hong Kong , April 23. 1877
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


M/S "Oriental - - - -  -"?
- another shot of C.Y. Tung's "unknown" container ship approaching Hong Kong -
Photographed at Hong Kong , April 23. 1877
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


1981-flm-01-frame-12-HongkongContainer
"Hongkong Container"
Hong Kong flagged container ship from Orient Overseas Container Line.
Delivered in 1974, - DWT.: 35768, - LOA.: 264,5 m., -Beam: 32,2 m, - Propulsion: 2 diesels - 26,5 knots
Renamed: "OOCL CHARGER" in 1989, - "MRS RITA" in 1994, - Scrapped in Alang 2003.
Photographed at what could look like Kobe, Japan,- and is most likely from January 1981.
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 
 


1981-flm-01-frame-13-HongkongContainer
"Hongkong Container"
Hong Kong flagged container ship from Orient Overseas Container Line.
Delivered in 1974, - DWT.: 35768, - LOA.: 264,5 m., -Beam: 32,2 m, - Propulsion: 2 diesels - 26,5 knots
Renamed: "OOCL CHARGER" in 1989, - "MRS RITA" in 1994, - Scrapped in Alang 2003.
Photographed at what could look like Kobe, Japan,- and is most likely from January 1981.
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 

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