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Name: HOPEMOUNT
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/11/1952
Completed: 04/1953
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1807
Dimensions: 12438grt, 7187nrt, 19917dwt, 556.7 x 72.7 x 31.5ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SA, 6cyl (750 x 2500mm)
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 169245
History:
04/1953 Hopemount Shipping Co Ltd (Stott, Mann & Co Ltd), Newcastle
1963 Consonance Shipping Corp, Monrovia; renamed CONSONANCE
1973 Conway Transport Corp, Monrovia; renamed NEW WAY
14/04/1977 Broken up
Comments: 14/04/1977: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up by Chi Shun Hwa Steel


Above photo as HOPEMOUNT courtesy of Malcolm Cranfield

Above photo as CONSONANCE copyright of Peter Crichton