Ship Details

Caution; British
Tanker
180823 / ?
1946
1961
Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd. Wallsend
12490
NULL
  • NULL
Ocean going tanker.

O.N. 180823.

8,552g. 4,923n. 12,490d.

469.1 x 61.9 x 33.9 feet.

4-cyl. 2 S.C.S.A. (23-5/8" x 91-5/16") Doxford type by the shipbuilder. 3,435bhp.

21.9.1945: Launched by Swan, Hunter & Wigham, Richardson Ltd., Newcastle (Yard No. 1764) for the British Tanker Company Ltd.

2.1946: Completed.

1.6.1956: Owners renamed BP Tanker Company Ltd.

16.8.1959: Laid up at Barry.

10.12.1961: Arrived in tow at Newport, for demolition by J. Cashmore Ltd.
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