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TAO TREASURE (Wisdom Line) Bulk Carrier Cargo Ship

TAO TREASURE (Wisdom Line) Bulk Carrier Cargo Ship

 

Tao Treasure is a bulk carrier cargo ship in the Wisdom Line fleet that recently (Jan. 31, 2022) passed thru the Kanmon Strait. This photograph was taken from near the Kanmon Messe in Shimonoseki Japan. The Kanmon Strait runs between Honshu Island (Shimonoseki City) and Kyushu Island (Kitakyushu City) and is host to heaps of marine traffic. Up to 700 boats of various types and sizes pass thru daily.


Camera: Olympus e 520
Lens: Zuiko 150 mm
 
IMO: 9639701
Name: TAO TREASURE
Vessel Type - Generic: Cargo
Vessel Type - Detailed: Bulk Carrier
Status: Active
MMSI: 355690000
Call Sign: 3FXS5
Flag: Panama [PA]
Gross Tonnage: 15289
Summer DWT: 25035 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 158.15 x 24 m
Year Built: 2013

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