SS Fairsea

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Postcard of Sitmar Cruises ss Fairsea


Mexican Riviera 1987-1988

  1. San Pedro — Monday, December 28 - (12) (1)
  2. At Sea — Tuesday, December 29 - (13) (6)
  3. At Sea — Wednesday, December 30 - (14) (7)
  4. Puerto Vallarta — Thursday, December 31 - (15) (1)
  5. Zihuatanejo / Ixtapa — Friday, January 1 - (16) (1)
  6. Acupulco — Saturday, January 2 - (17) (1)
  7. At Sea — Sunday, January 3 - (18) (8)
  8. Cabo San Lucas — Monday, January 4 - (19) (1)
  9. At Sea — Tuesday, January 5 - (20) (9)
  10. San Pedro — Wednesday, January 6 - (2)
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  • Source: Memory
  • Source: Cruise Travel July 1987

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SITMAR = Societa Italiana Transporti MARritimi

Vital Stats

  • Length: 608’3” / 150 meteres
  • Beam: 80’6” / 21.1 meteres
  • Draught: 28’6”
  • GRT: 21,989 - 25,000 tons
  • Passengers: 1,460
  • Speed: 16 knots - 20 knots; 4 Steam turbines
  • Built: 1956 - John Brown Clydebank

Where is she now?

  • 1956—1968: Carinthia; Cunard Line
  • 1968—1971: Fairland; Sitmar Cruises
  • 1971—1988: Fairsea; Sitmar Cruises
  • 1988—1996: Fair Princess; Princess Cruises
  • 1996—2000: Fair Princess; P&O Australia
  • 2000—2005: China Sea Discovery; China Sea Cruises
  • 2006: Sea Discovery; Scrapped in Alang, India :(

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