The 1999-built, 21,402-dwt, 16,641-grt multi purpose crane ship Spiegelgracht
is seen in this photograph while she was underway in Germany's Kiel Canal at around
10:00 a.m. on March 20th, 2001. At the time the picture was taken she was enroute
from Bremen, Germany to the Baltic Sea following a heavy snowfall. Photograph by
She was built in Japan by the Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Company as hull number 1172 for Spliethoff's
Bevrachtingskanto, Netherlands under the name Spiegelgracht. She entered service
during January of 2000 and when this picture was added to the archives in 1/2003
she was still operational as such.