St Rosario (2)
J L Thompson
Diesel 5 Cyl
From B&C Review April 1962
About 200 ships of over 20 nations were caught in the Shatt-al-Arab when the 1980 war broke out.
Many ships, including the ex-St Rosario, now Maria Sofia, were bombed and strafed and subsequently abandoned.
She is seen here in the Shatt-al-Arab
Entering to Docks at Buenos Aires on her maiden voyage in 1962