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Name: CALTEX LIVERPOOL
Type: Tanker
Launched: 22/05/1952
Completed: 11/1952
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 706
Dimensions: 17460dwt, 11814grt, 6756nrt, 544.4 x 70.3 x 30.3ft (*)
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, DR geared
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 14.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 184737
History:
14/11/1952 Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd, London
1964 Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd, Sydney
1967 Texaco Ltd, London; renamed TEXACO GLASGOW
07/1968 Broken up
Comments: 07/1968: Broken up by Amakasu Sangyo KK at Sakaide, Japan
(*) Dimensions are: Length OA, Extreme Breadth and Draft


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