TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: SAN VELINO
Type: Tanker
Launched: 10/11/1943
Completed: 06/1944
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 661
Dimensions: 8210grt, 4816nrt, 465.3 x 59.3 x 33.8ft
Engines: Oil engine, 8cyl (25.6 x 55.3ins), 502nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 169859
History:
06/1944 Eagle Oil & Shipping Co Ltd, London
1960 Managers became Shell Tankers Ltd, London
24/04/1962 Broken up
Comments: 24/04/1962: Arrived at Grimstad for breaking up by Norsk Skipsopphugnings


Photo courtesy of photoship.co.uk