Built as FORT PONTCHARTRAIN. Renamed 1980 FLAMAR PROGRESS - 82 RAINBOW FREEZER - 87 RAINBOW STAR.
Broken up calcutta 30 Jul 1994
Arrived 13 Aug 1981 departed 11 Jan 1982 [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
Above: FLAMAR PROGRESS in the River Blackwater Date: c1982. Source: Mersea Museum / Ashley Upsher Collection
Above: FLAMAR PROGRESS laid up in the River Blackwater. Date: 13 October 1981. Source: Mersea Museum / Derek Sands
Above: West Mersea Lifeboat exercise with RAF Sea King helicopter in the River Blackwater. In the background are left laid up container ship MANCHESTER VANGUARD and on the right FLAMAR PROGRESS and FLAMAR PRIDE. Date: cJanuary 1982. Source: Mersea Museum / Terence Smith
Above: Fishing in the River. The laid up ships in the background are FLAMAR PRIDE and FLAMAR PROGRESS, which were in the River in 1981. The fishing boat and men are not yet known ... Date: cOctober 1981. Source: Mersea Museum / Peter Bibby Collection