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SHIPS IN MY HEART

M/S CHRISTEN SMITH
M/S BELFOREST

Black hull and blue funnel (above and the next four below).

Here the ship got grey hull and blue funnel (above and the two below).

Grey hull and yellow funnel above and the following below.

Mystic Wharf, Charlestown, MA, loading surplus railroad coaches for export to Korea.

Bridge/midship moved aft during the rebuilding to bulk carrier.

Final works at Aker Mek. Verk.

M/S CHRISTEN SMITH (7,420 tdw)
Belships Co. Ltd., Skips A/S (Christen Smith & Co.), Oslo, Norway
In service as S/S Christen Smith: 1947 - 1958
In service as M/S Christen Smith: 1958 - 1968

Built in 1947 by Fredrikstad Mek. Verksted, Fredrikstad, Norway as B#306.
As S/S 1947 - 1958, main engine: FMV comp. 4 cyl, 506 nhp.
As M/S 1958 - 1968, main engine: B&W 9 cyl, 3.600 bhp.

M/S BELFOREST (9,880 tdw)
Belships Co. Ltd., Skips A/S, Oslo, Norway
In service as M/S Belforest: 1968 - 1972

Main engine: B&W 9 cyl, 3.600 bhp.

1947S/S Christen SmithNorway
1958M/S Christen SmithNorway
1968M/S BelforestNorway
1972M/S MarigoGreece
1979Scrapped