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Name: TRINCULO
Type: Bulk Carrier
Launched: 30/01/1957
Completed: 06/1957
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1861
Dimensions: 11206grt, 4732nrt, 15297dwt, 504.9 x 69.3 x 27.5ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SA, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), 4350bhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 187588
History:
06/1957 Bowring SS Co Ltd, London
1972 Walter Ritscher GmbH, Hamburg
1972 Atlantic Shipping Co Ltd, London; renamed INCU
27/11/1972 Broken up
Comments: 1972: Sold to Walter Ritscher for breaking up
27/11/1972: Arrived at Shanghai for delivery to Chinese breakers


Above photo courtesy of Chris Howell

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Above photo copyright of John Clarkson

Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox