MV Marine Bay
© Brian Fisher (August 1992)
Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1990 by Brodogradiliste “Uljanik”, Pula (Yard No 389 ) for Horn Line as a Multi-purpose roll on-roll off ship.
- Length: 153.50 m (overall) 141.50 m (between perpendiculars)
Breadth: 23.00 m
Depth: 13.90 m
Draught: 8.715 m
Tonnage: 12887 gross/3866 net/ deadweight
Engines: Oil SA 6 cylinder MAN B & W diesel
Power: 8874 kW/12064HP
Speed: 20 knots
Capacity: Bale; 3899m³/Ins; 14882m³ Cars; 283/Lorries; 14
Call Sign: ELML7, TRA124
IMO Number: 8802002
Official Number: 9174
Port of Registry: Monrovia/Liberia, Gabon
Sister-Ship: Horncap, Horncliff
August 1990: Launched.
December 12th 1990: Completed.
1992: Registered owner: Pluto Shipping Corp. Registered manager: Schiffahrtskontor-Horne Linie UHG
© Ken Smith (Dover, 06/08/1995)
© Nigel Thornton (Dover 22/06/2005)
© Marc Piché (Schelde River off Terneuzen, 05/05/2006)
© Ted Ingham (Dover, 05/04/2008)
© Robert Fournier (Dunkirk, 02/10/2008)
2009: Registered Owner; Pluto Shipping Corp.
2011: Registered Owner; Horncliff Shipping Corp.
November 2020: Sold to an undisclosed buyer for scrap and renamed MARINE BAY.
December 3rd 2020: Beached at Alang
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: Brian Fisher, Robert Fournier, Ted Ingham, Marc Piché and Ken Smith for their assistance in producing this feature.
Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)