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Name: ATLAS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/11/1957
Completed: 02/1958
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 594
Dimensions: 9724grt, 5603nrt, 499.3 x 63.3.x 30.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, 6cyl (760 x 1550mm), 7800bhp
Engines by: Sulzer Brothers, Winterthur
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
02/1958 Anax Shipping Co SA, Piraeus
1973 Sirikari Cia Nav SA, Panama; renamed KAPETAN XILAS
1979 Duenos Arabes Soc de RL, Amapala; renamed MOAJIL 5
1989 Renamed BHOJANI II for delivery to breakers
11/1989 Broken up
Comments: 11/1989: Broken up at Alang, arrived 25/11/1989


Above photo as ATLAS copyright of Dr Allan Ryszka-Onions

Above photos as MOAJIL 5 copyright of Reinier Meuleman