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Name: SPEYBANK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/03/1962
Completed: 06/1962
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1927
Dimensions: 6245grt, 3357nrt, 10387dwt, 486.3 x 63.2 x 26.0ft
Engines: Oil engine, Sulzer type, 2SCSA, 5cyl (760 x 1550mm), 7500bhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 304133
History:
06/1962 Bank Line Ltd (Andrew Weir & Co Ltd), Glasgow
1978 Franicons Cia Nav SA, Piraeus; renamed GOOD TRANSPORTER
1983 Good Transporter Shipping Co SA, Panama
12/1984 Broken up
Comments: 12/1984: Broken up at Alang by SS Jain


Above photo as SPEYBANK copyright of Alex Wood

Above photo as SPEYBANK copyright of SkyFotos

Above photo as SPEYBANK copyright of Chris Howell