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Name: LINKMOOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 14/04/1961
Completed: 07/1961
Builder: Hawthorn Leslie (Ship Builders) Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 738
Dimensions: 10360dwt, 5924grt, 3070nrt, 463.3 x 60.7 x 27.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, 5cyl (670 x 2320mm), Doxford type, 5500bhp
Engines by: Hawthorn, Leslie (Engineering) Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 15.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 186919
History:
07/1961 Moor Line Ltd (W Runciman & Co Ltd), Newcastle
1968 Anchor Line Ship Management Ltd, Glasgow; renamed EUCADIA
1981 Athinea Shipping Co SA, Sri Lanka; renamed SIGIRIYA
05/02/1983 Broken up
Comments: 05/02/1983: Arrived at Gadani Beach for breaking up by Yaqoob & Sons


Above 2 photos as LINKMOOR courtesy of Tony Frost

Above photo as LINKMOOR copyright of Chris Finney

Above 2 photos as EUCADIA copyright of Malcolm Cranfield