greek MV Skopelos Sky [+1979]
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general
nationality greek
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion motor vessel (diesel)
date built 1961
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 2853  grt
dimensions 104.9 x 9.8 x 4.6 m
engine 1 diesel engine
power  
speed 13.5  knots
yard no. 1176
about the loss
cause lost ran aground (wrecked)
date lost 15/12/1979  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Krogerweft GMBH, Rendsburg
last owner
[1]Sea Duke SA, Piraeus
MV Skopelos Sky [+1979]
period 1977 ~ 1979
prev. owners
[2]United Baltic Corp. Ltd. (Ostasiatiske Kompagni & A. Weir), London
MV Baltic Star
period 1961 ~ 1977
captain
about the wreck
depth (m.) 1 max. / -- min. (m)
orientation
protected
war grave
updates
entered by Lettens Jan
entered 27/08/2008
last update Allen Tony
last update 09/12/2010
 
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Lettens Jan22/03/2012
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Lettens Jan22/03/2012

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Hutchinson Steve09/12/2010

Totally smashed, against Doyden Head under the small castle. Obviously some wreckage buried in sand and some years shows if sand moves. Majority of plating in amongst cliffs
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Allen Tony09/12/2010Skopelos Sky MV was a Greek motor vessel of 2,853 grt. She was lengthened in 1969 from 96.6m to 105.3m and the tonage increased from 1,571grt to 2,853grt.On the 15th December 1979 she ran aground when on route from Garston for Algiers with a cargo of drum of lubricating oil.
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