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Name: LATIA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 15/02/1946
Completed: 05/1946
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 684
Dimensions: 6442grt, 3619nrt, 446.2 x 54.6 x 30.7ft
Engines: Oil engine, 6cyl (25.5 x 55.15ins), 566mn
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 180859
History:
05/1946 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co Ltd, London
1955 Shell Petroleum Co Ltd, London
1960 Shell Tankers Ltd, London
09/1962 Broken up
Comments: 09/1962: Broken up at Inverkeithing by TW Ward Ltd


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