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Maxim Gorkiy

Image of Maxim Gorkiy in Cape Town Harbour (V&A Waterfront) South Africa.

Russian passenger ship at bay in the V&A Waterfront (harbour) in Cape Town, South Africa.

 

On a sad note (thank you Tina for the info):

February 27, 2009 update: MAXIM GORKIY was beached under the delivery name MAXIM M at Alang at 04:12 AM February 25, 2009

 

January 8, 2009 update: After a week of speculative reports that Indian scrap merchants have been inspecting the ship at her anchorage off Piraeus, it was announced today in a German newspaper that the MAXIM GORKIY has been sold for Euro 4.2 million to a scrap merchant. Although it was also announced the ship departed today for India, she remains at her anchorage.

She was melted down a new liner the Galaxy was made from her...

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Taken on March 26, 2005