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Name: LUCULUS
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/07/1929
Completed: 12/1929
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 993
Dimensions: 6546grt, 3925nrt, 430.5 x 56.6 x 32.9ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 6cyl (26.75 x 47.25ins), 749nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 161132
History:
12/1929 Lucigen Steamship Co Ltd (HE Moss & Co), Liverpool
1952 Brazene Tanker Co Ltd (Stevinson, Hardy & Co Ltd), London
1952 Renamed BRAZENE
1956 Mageolia Naviera SA, Panama; renamed PANTANASSA
20/10/1959 Broken up
Comments: 20/10/1959: Arrived at La Spezia for breaking by Cant Navali del Golfo


Above photo as LUCULUS courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as BRAZENE courtesy of Clive Ketley