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Name: OSWESTRY GRANGE
Type: Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/10/1951
Completed: 04/1952
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 708
Dimensions: 13390dwt, 9406grt, 5516nrt, 475.0 x 61.7 x 29.8ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), Doxford type, 3780bhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 184610
History:
04/1952 Houlder Line Ltd. (Houlder Bros & Co Ltd), London
1971 Glyfada Seafaring Corporation, Piraeus: renamed DINOS METHENITIS
1978 Seafreight Holding Corporation SA, Panama; renamed DINOS
01/01/1979 Broken up
Comments: 01/01/1979: Arrived at Gadani Beach for breaking up by Haydari Ship Breaking Industries Ltd


Above photos copyright of Malcolm Cranfield