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Name: HYALINA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/06/1947
Completed: 02/1948
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1753
Dimensions: 12267grt, 7307nrt, 18090dwt, 583.4 x 70.2 x 40.5ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines + electric motors, 2743nhp
Engines by: British Thomson-Houston Ltd, Rugby
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 181843
History:
02/1948 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co Ltd, London
1955 Shell Petroleum Co Ltd, London
1960 Shell Tankers Ltd, London
19/02/1961 Broken up
Comments: 19/02/1961: Arrived at Blyth for breaking up by Hughes Bolckow Ltd


Above photo courtesy of Mike Ridgard

Above photo courtesy of Photoship

Above: HYALINA arrives at Blyth for breaking up