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Name: REAVELEY
Type Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/09/1955
Completed: 01/1956
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1914
Dimensions: 8297grt, 4699nrt, 436.5 x 60.0 x 39.0ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, Doxford type, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), 4400bhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 186850; IMO 5291044
History:
01/1956 The Whalton Shipping Co Ltd, Newcastle
1967 Eternita Shipping Co SA, Piraeus; renamed TOULA XILAS
1973 Afidnos Shipping Co SA, Piraeus; renamed MARY H
23/09/1982 Broken up
Comments: 21/11/1974: Wrecked in the Sulu Sea
23/08/1975: Broken up at Kaohsiung


Above photo as REAVELEY courtesy of Clive Ketley

Above photo as REAVELEY courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo as REAVELEY copyright of City of Vancouver Archives, Walter Frost Collection

Above photo as TOULA XILAS copyright of PW Hobday