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Name: TYNEBANK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/09/1934
Completed: 11/1934
Builder: J Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 506
Dimensions: 4651grt, 2732nrt, 412.9 x 54.0 x 24.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 42 & 71 x 48ins) 524nhp
Engines by: J Readhead & Sons Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 165911
History:
11/1934 Bank Line Ltd (A Weir & Co, managers), Glasgow
1955 Williamson & Co, Hong Kong; renamed INCHJURA
15/09/1959 Broken up
Comments: 15/09/1959: Broken up at Osaka


Above photo copyright of A Duncan

Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox