The American vessel JOSEPH LYKES  She was built in 1960 at 9,218 grt for Lykes Bros Shipping.  She and many of her sisters have a very distinctive profile

By Jack Willis

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  • According to Lykes Lines own web site , there were two ships of that name JOSEPH LYKES built in 1940 in New Jersey scrapped in1972 and JOSEPH LYKES built in 1960 and scrapped in 1996 JACK WILLIS

    By jack willis (07/07/2019)
  • I filmed the vessel “Joseph Lykes” in Tanger 1974 and I own a railroad movie showing a ship of the same name in the harbour of Bremen in 1949. How can that be, when the ship was built in 1960?

    By Lutz Jordan (24/06/2019)

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