Capitaine Cook III FNBW

Capitaine Cook III FNBW radio room
Capitaine Cook III FNBW radio room in 1985. Photo: Andrew David Cutler

Andrew David Cutler took these photos while Capitaine Cook III was carrying general cargo between New Zealand, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Fiji in 1985 for Sofrana Unilines NZ Ltd.

Capitaine Cook III in 1985
Capitaine Cook III in 1985. Photo: Andrew David Cutler

Gross tonnage: 12,536
Length: 174.7m
Builder:
Entered service: 1970 as cargo vessel Saint Paul
Converted to container ship and renamed Capitaine Cook III: 1984
Renamed Hai Meng: 1989
Scrapped: October 1994, Alang
IMO: 7025621