Rederi AB Nordstjernan,
Stockholm, Sweden.


m.v. LIONS GATE
 
Off.no / IMO: 9182 / 5209259 Build: 1950 Shipyard: AB Kockums M.V., Malmo, Sweden. # 315.
Dwt: 9.420 Grt: 9.052 Nrt: 5.408
Speed: 20 knots   Dim:  152,50 x 19,53 x 9,39 m. Draft: 8,528 m.

1950: Delivered to Rederi AB Nordstjernan, Stockholm, Sweden as LIONS GATE.
1973: Sold to Ugland Management Co., Norway
1973: Sold to Rashid Fares, Lebanon. Renamed FARID FARES and rebuild to a livestock carrier.
1974: Sold to Norleb Shipping Enterprises S.a.r.l. (Ugland), Lebanon.
27/3 1980: Abandoned by her crew about 220 miles S.W. of Adelaide, following an engine room fire when in Pos. 38.20 S & 136.20 E during a voyage from Freemantle to Bandar Mahshar with a cargo of 40.000 sheep. She was last sighted 29/3, but had sunk by the following day. One member of her crew was lost.