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Name: SEA FREIGHTLINER I
Type: Container Ship
Launched: 02/12/1967
Completed: 03/1968
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 621
Dimensions: 4043grt, 2108nrt, 388.6 x 55.1 x 14.6ft
Engines: 2 x Oil engines, 4SA, 6cyl (381 x 508mm), 4200bhp
Engines by: Mirrlees National Ltd, Stockport
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 13.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 309426
History:
03/1968 British Railways Board, Harwich
1979 Sealink UK Ltd, Harwich
05/1987 Broken up
Comments: 04/05/1987: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up
11/05/1987: Breaking up commenced by Nan Fu Steel Enterprise Co


Above photo courtesy of Photoship

Above photo courtesy of Photoship

Above photo copyright of Mick Warrick