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Name: MOÇAMBIQUE
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 01/12/1948
Completed: 10/1949
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1856
Dimensions: 12976grt, 7628nrt, 9423dwt, 549.7 x 67.3 x 27.5ft
Engines: 2 x Oil engines. Doxford type, 2SA, 6cyl (670 x 2320mm), 2643mn
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Reg Number: n/a
History:
10/1949 Cia Nacional de Navegacao, Lisbon
29/09/1972 Broken up
Comments: 29/09/1972: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up by Jui Fa Iron


Above photo copyright of Chris Howell

Above photo copyright of the Ship Society of South Africa

Above photo copyright of Trevor Jones