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Name: MEADOWBANK
Type: Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/11/1972
Completed: 03/1973
Builder: Swan Hunter Group
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 50
Dimensions: 15461dwt, 11384grt, 161.68 x 22.59 x 8.38metres
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, 6cyl (760 x 2186mm), 15000bhp
Engines by: Doxford Engines Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 18.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: IMO: 7233759
History:
03/1973 Bank Line Ltd (A Weir & Co Ltd, managers)
1986 On charter, renamed TOANA NIUGINI
1987 Renamed MEADOWBANK
1988 Pacific Diamond Maritime Ltd; renamed PRO ATLANTICA
2000 Broken up
Comments: 11/07/2000: Broken up at Zhangjiagang, China


Above photo as MEADOWBANK copyright of Mike Griffiths

Above photo as MEADOWBANK copyright of Mike Griffiths

Above photo as MEADOWBANK courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo as MEADOWBANK copyright of Phil Jones

Above photo as TOANA NIUGINI copyright of Patrick Hill

Above photo as TOANA NIUGINI copyright of Patrick Hill

Above photo as PRO ATLANTICA copyright of Patrick Hill