SOM 006 Chirripo
New 1/1250 scale model of the British freighter Chirripo by Solent (SOM 006) as in 1957.
Built: 1957 Alex Stephen & Sons Glasgow UK Owner: Elders & Fyffes UK Sister ships: Changuinola, Chuscal, Chicanoa Dimensions: 125.36 x 17.34 Tonnage: 6,283 gross Speed: 18 knots Route: UK to Cameroon; UK/US to Caribbean. 1969: transferred to Empresa Hondurena de Vapores SA, re-named Olancho. 1972 Sold to Newport Shipping Co Piraeus, re-named Mardinia Exporter Scrapped: 1974 at Kaohsiung, Taiwan