Join the Ship Stamp Society and get 6 issues of LogBook for just £12!

The Ship Stamp Society website has has a facelift. Click HERE to take a look at our new improved website where you can view past Editions of LogBook and subscribe to get full access to future editions for just £12 per year!


Ship Stamp Society

A.E.S. (1976)

The full index of our ship stamp archive

A.E.S. (1976)

Postby shipstamps » Wed Sep 03, 2008 6:18 pm

Click image to view full size
Built under yard No. 367 as a cargo vessel by Frederikshavn Værft A/S, Frederikshavn, Denmark, for Rederiet A.E. Sørensen A/S, Svendborg, Denmark.
15 June1976 launched under the name A.E.S. (II)
Tonnage 499 gross, 325 net, 1,290 dwt., dim. 76.61 x 12.27 x 6.51m., draught 3.40m.
Powered by an 8-cyl. diesel, 1,200 bhp., speed 12 knots. Ice strengthened.
19 September 1976 completed.
After delivery, chartered by Darwin Shipping Ltd., managed by Jeppesson Heaton.
Made four round trips every year from Gravesend, England to the Falkland Islands, when in charter.
1986 Sold to P/P Bangsbo, and then to P/R A.E.S. all Denmark, name unchanged.
1992 Sold by Bangsbo Co. Ltd., Bahamas to Afrimar Shipping Ltd. Bahamas, renamed SECIL LULO.
1994 Sold to Xiu Zhen Shipping (Pte) Ltd., Singapore, renamed IARKO.
1999 Sold to unspecified owners in China and renamed JIN JIANG SHAN. on 12 May 2003, as being owned by Dandong Jinjiang Shipping at Dandong, China keeping the same name.
2007 Sold to Shipping & Trading, North Korea and renamed HWANG CHOL 1.
2008 Still trading.

Marine News 1986/639. 1992/736. 1994/495. Navicula. Register of Merchant Ships completed in 1976.
Auke Palmhof

Falkland Is SG565
Last edited by Anonymous on Thu Dec 10, 2009 8:25 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Improvement in wording
Site Admin
Posts: 0
Joined: Fri Mar 13, 2009 8:12 pm

Return to Ship Stamps Collection

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider], Bing [Bot] and 157 guests