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Name: POLYXENE C
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/04/1957
Completed: 07/1957
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1934
Dimensions: 9166grt, 5506nrt, 13850dwt, 501.3 x 63.9 x 30.7ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SA, 5cyl (700 x 2320mm), 6450bhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: n/a
History:
07/1957 Andria Maritime SA, Piraeus
1962 Atlanta Maritime SA, Piraeus
1962 Transferred to Liberian flag
1973 Pacific International Lines Pty, Singapore; renamed KOTA FAJAR
1983 Broken up
Comments: 1983: Broken up at Bombay by Vishwanath Rupa & Co


Above photo as POLYXENE C courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo as POLYXENE C copyright of Anthony Frost