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Name: PORT LYTTELTON
Type: Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 10/09/1946
Completed: 03/1947
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 685
Dimensions: 7413grt, 4310nrt, 487.9 x 63.7 x 28.4ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, Doxford type, 6cyl (670 x 2320mm), 1321mn
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 15.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 181590
History:
03/1947 Port Line Ltd, London
07/06/1972 Broken up
Comments: 07/06/1972: Arrived at Faslane for breaking up by Shipbreaking Industries Ltd


Above photo is courtesy of Photoship

Above photo is courtesy of Photoship

Above photo is courtesy of Photoship

Above photo is courtesy of Photoship