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MV Celebrity – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9368405

MV Celebrity

Ex Scot Trader, Penafiel

© Rob Wicks

© Rob Wicks (Belfast, 03/05/2023)

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2008 by Zavod Leninska Kuznya, Kyyiv. Ukraine (Yard No 152)(Hull) Factoria Naval de Marin Pontevedera, Marin.Spain (Yard No 152)(Completion) as a General Cargo Ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 89.50 m (overall) 83.4 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 13.7 m
  • Depth: 8.0 m
  • Draught: 6.01 m (Summer)
  • Tonnage: 2956 gross/1558 net/4642t deadweight
  • Engines: MAK 6M25 diesel
  • Power: 1850 kW/HP
  • Speed: 11.0 knots
  • Capacity: Grain (ft3):196,987 – Bale (ft3): 196,987/TEU On Deck / Underdeck: 0 / 111
  • Call Sign: CQOW, 2HTI9
  • MMSI Number: 235106484
  • IMO Number: 9368405
  • RI Number: 103291
  • Port of Registry: Madeira/Portugal 🇵🇹, Rochester/UK 🇬🇧, Peel/Isle of Man 🇮🇲
  • Sister-Ship: Angon (145), Amuesa (146), Portalegre (149), Silves (150), Viseu (151)

Current AIS Location

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March 25th 2005: Contract date.

November 16th 2006: Keel laid.

© Angel Luis Godar Moreira  © Angel Luis Godar Moreira
© Angel Luis Godar Moreira (Marin, 15/10/2007)

© Angel Luis Godar Moreira

© Angel Luis Godar Moreira (Marin, 16/10/2007)

© Angel Luis Godar Moreira

© Angel Luis Godar Moreira (Marin, 19/12/2007)

April 24th 2008: Delivered as PENAFIEL for Owner/Manager: Naveiro Transportes Maritimos.

© Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 06/08/2008)

© Fotoflite Image Ref 342429

© Fotoflite  (07/03/2009)

© Willem Oldenburg © Willem Oldenburg

© Willem Oldenburg (Ijmuiden, 07/08/2011)

September 2014: SCOT TRADER for Owner: Scotline Ltd.. Manager: Intrada Ships Management Ltd.

© Fotoflite Image Ref 409565

© Fotoflite (11/09/2015)

March 17th 2022: CELEBRITY for Owner: Scotline Ltd.. Manager: Intrada Ships Management Ltd.

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 20/06/2022) 

© Aleksi Lindström © Aleksi Lindström

© Aleksi Lindström (19/09/2021)

© Robbie Cox

© Robbie Cox (Dublin, 27/02/2023)

April 23rd 2023: Called at Dover.

© Dover Strait Shipping / Fotoflite

© Dover Strait Shipping / Fotoflite (Dover, 24/04/2023)

April 26th 2023: Left Dover for Belfast.

© Trevor Kidd © Trevor Kidd

🆕© Trevor Kidd (Belfast, 05/05/2023)


All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Marcel and Ruud Coster, © Dover Strait Shipping / Fotoflite,  Aleksi Lindström, Angel Luis Godar Moreira, Willem Oldenburg and Andreas Wörteler for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)


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