Victory 8B

Brazil,South America

Victory 8B was a container ship built at Busumer Werft in Germany, and was launched in 1975. She changed both names and owners several times, and last registered owner is believed to be a Greek company registered in Belize. She was taken in arrest in 1997 and due to unfinished bills she was confiscated and later became Brazil`s first artificial reef. She was scuttled approximately one nautical mile outside Espirito Santo by Clean Up Foundation in 2003. The wreck  rest today on a depth of 20 to 34 meter.


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Victory 8B
Agnes Dania, Polly Premier,
Ub Premier
89,7 x 13,6 x 13,6 m
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
2695 grt
Büsum ( D ) 1975 Belmopan ( BZ )

GPS: S 20º 41,376′  W 40º 23,399′
( Source: Naufragio Brazil )

Picture: Polly Premier
Courtesy of Shipspotting