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Name: ATHELKING
Type: Tanker
Launched: 25/08/1949
Completed: 01/1950
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 697
Dimensions: 15632dwt, 11183grt, 6516nrt, 544.0 x 67.2 x 28.9ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), Doxford type
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 183787
History:
01/1950 Athel Line Ltd, Liverpool
1972 Tankers Ltd (Athel Line Ltd), Liverpool
14/09/1972 Broken up
Comments: Designed for the carriage of molasses
14/09/1972: Arrived for breaking up at Burriana


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