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Name: HINNITES
Type: Tanker
Launched: 28/03/1956
Completed: 08/1956
Builder: Vickers-Armstrongs (Shipbuilders) Ltd
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 148
Dimensions: 12211grt, 6947nrt, 18942dwt, 559.9 x 69.5 x 29.9ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, DR geared to a single shaft, 8250shp
Engines by: Vickers-Armstrongs (Engineering) Ltd, Barrow in Furness
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 187442
History:
08/1956 Shell Bermuda (Overseas) Ltd, London
1973 Rebron Ltd (Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd), London
03/1976 Broken up
Comments: Order was transferred from the Barrow yard, their number 1028
15/03/1976: Arrived at Inchon for breaking


Above photo copyright of Alex Wood