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Name: REGENT PANTHER
Type: Tanker
Launched: 11/02/1937
Completed: 05/1937
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1523
Dimensions: 9556grt, 5799nrt, 489.7 x 66.5 x 35.0ft
Engines: Oil engine, 4SCSA, 10cyl (29.0 x 59.0ins), 816nhp
Engines by: JG Kincaid & Co Ltd, Greenock
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 165465
History:
05/1937 Bowring SS Co Ltd (CT Bowring & Co Ltd, managers), London
30/10/1959 Broken up
Comments: 30/10/1959: Broken up at Briton Ferry


Photo courtesy of Richard Cox

Photo courtesy of Clive Ketley