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Name: NORE
Type: Tanker
Launched: 28/07/1930
Completed: 10/1930
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1433
Dimensions: 7619grt, 4570nrt, 460.5 x 59.5 x 34.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 6cyl (31 x 43ins), 1010nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Reg Number: n/a
History:
10/1930 Rasmussen og Moes Rederi A/S, Sandefjord
1936 Tanker Corporation (Johan Rasmussen & Co, Sandefjord), Panama
1939 French Government - Ministry de la Marine Marchande, Le Havre
1939 Managers became Soc Française de Transports Pétroliers SA
1939 Renamed LIMOUSIN
1948 Soc Française de Transports Pétroliers SA, Le Havre
1957 Aegean Steam Navigation Typaldos Bros Ltd, Piraeus; renamed INDIKOS
11/1959 Broken up
Comments: 07/1958: Laid up at Rio de Janeiro with grounding damage
11/1959: Sold for breaking up at Niteroi by Chaves e Fumo Co


Above photo as NORE is courtesy of Sverre Johansen