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Name: L S T 3018
Type: Tank Landing Craft (completed as cargo ship)
Launched: 12/06/1945
Completed: 06/1949 (see comments)
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 680
Dimensions: 3915grt, 2488nrt, 346.8 x 54.0 x 27.0ft
Engines: 2 x Q4cyl (18.5, 31, 38.5 & 38.5 x 30ins), 658mn
Engines by: George Clark (1938) Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
1945 The Admiralty, London (incomplete)
06/1949 EG Fontes & Cia, Rio de Janeiro; renamed RIO MINHO
1955 L Figueiredo Navagacao SA, Rio de Janeiro; renamed SAO PEDRO
No later history known
Comments: Launched for The Admiralty, London
06/1949: Converted to cargo ship and completed at Rio de Janeiro
Listed in LR 1959, but deleted prior to 1963