Ship Details

Zeal; British
Tanker
165624 / ?
1937
1958
Lithgows Port Glasgow
12250
NULL
  • NULL
Ocean going tanker.

O.N. 165624. I.M.O.

8,532g. 5,005n. 12,180d.

467.6 x 61.7 x 33.9 feet.

6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (29-1/8" x 59-1/16") B&W type by J. G. Kincaid & Company Ltd., Greenock. 3,200bhp.

3.11.1937: Launched by Lithgows Ltd., Port Glasgow (Yard No. 888) for the British Tanker Company Ltd.

12.1937: Completed.

31.10.1940: Damaged by submarine at a position 15.40N., 20.43W.

1.6.1956: Owners renamed BP Tanker Company Ltd.

3.2.1959: Arrived at the Isle of Grain.

8.2.1959: Sold via Rederi Wijsmuller, Holland, for demolition.

12.2.1959: Arrived at Rotterdam, for conversion into a dry cargo vessel and renamed REDWIJS I.

3.4.1959: Departed from Rotterdam, loaded with scrap metal.

8.6.1959: Arrived at Yawata, for demolition by Matsukura Shoten K.K., at their Hirao Works.

24.6.1959: Work commenced at Hirao
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