The East Asiatic Co. Ltd. A/S,
Copenhagen, Denmark

m/v ANCONA

Off.no / IMO: ? / 6503963 Build: 1965 Shipyard: Nakskov Skibsværft, Nakskov, Denmark. #168
Dwt: 9.536 Grt: 7.981 Nrt: 4.510
Speed 20,75 knots   Dim:  164,45 x 22,46 x 12,76 m. Draft: 8,427 m.
 
May 1965: Delivered to The East Asiatic Co. A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark as ANCONA.
1977: Sold to C. Clausen D/S A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark. Converted to livestock carrier & renamed DORRIT CLAUSEN (New tonnage: 14,091 grt, 6.324 nrt, 9.536 dwt).
1981: Sold to Etaiwi Shipping, Saudi Arabia and renamed OM ALQORA.
1995: Sold to Green Fields Livestock Marketing Services Co. Ltd., United Arab Emirates and renamed MARINEOS.
23/11 2001: Arrested and laid up in Port Rashid.
5/1 2003: Fire broke out on board while berthed at Port Rashid. There were only a skeleton crew on board. There were no casualties. Declared beyond economical repair and sold at auction to Indian breakers.
23/4 2003: Arrived Alang, India in tow to be broken up.