TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: LAKESHELL
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/03/1932
Completed: 04/1932
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1426
Dimensions: 1852grt, 1080nrt, 253.0 x 43.5 x 17.37ft
Engines: T3cyl (16, 26.5 & 44 x 33ins), 167nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 161565
History:
04/1932 Dominion Tankers Ltd, Newcastle / Toronto
1933 Renamed JOHN A McDOUGALD
1935 Tankers Ltd (Dominion Tankers Ltd), Newcastle
1941 Shell Canadian Tankers Ltd, Montreal / Toronto
1950 Renamed EASTERN SHELL
1964 Shell Canada Ltd, Toronto
1969 Renamed FUEL MARKETER
1970 Renamed WESTERN SHELL
1971 Big D Lines Ltd, Toronto; renamed ALFRED CYTACKI
01/14974 Broken up
Comments: 1971: Operated as a barge
01/1974: Broken up at Hamilton, Ontario by United Metals Ltd


Above photo as LAKESHELL courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as EASTERN SHELL copyright of JH Bascom

Above 2 photos as FUEL MARKETER courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as WESTERN SHELL courtesy of Photoship