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Name: KAYESON
Type: Tanker
Launched: 10/06/1960
Completed: 03/1961
Builder: Hawthorn Leslie (Ship Builders) Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 743
Dimensions: 44600dwt, 28461grt, 15709nrt, 711.8 x 98.4 x 38.0ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, 16000bhp
Engines by: Hawthorn, Leslie (Engineering) Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 16.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 302531
History:
03/1961 K Steamship Co Ltd (Kaye Tanker Management Co Ltd), London
1974 Royal Mail Lines Ltd (Kaye Tanker Management Co Ltd), London
1981 Mid East Ship Trade Corporation, Panama; renamed AOUNALLAH
1981 Oriental Commercial Establishment, Jeddah
06/06/1963 Broken up
Comments: 28/05/1963: Arrived at Karachi for breaking up
Comments: 06/06/1983: Breaking up commenced by Ahmed Steel at Gadani Beach


Launch photo courtesy of Paul Strathdee

Fitting out at Hebburn. Photo courtesy of Clive Ketley

Photo copyright of Malcolm Cranfield

Photo copyright of W Kane

Photo copyright of JK Byass

Above photo courtesy of Photoship

Profile & Decks plans copyright of Shipbuilding & Shipping Record. Click HERE to enlarge

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Copy courtesy of Terry Summerson