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Name: BORDER FUSILIER
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/01/1954
Completed: 11/06/1954
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 717
Dimensions: 11330grt, 6335nrt, 525.5 x 69.8 x 37.5ft
Engines: 6cyl, 2SCSA, Doxford type, oil engine
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 169258
History:
11/06/1954 The Lowland Tanker Co Ltd (Common Bros, managers), Newcastle
1970 Nemeo Shipping Corp (Southern Shipping & Finance Co Ltd, managers), London
1970 Renamed NEMEO
12/07/1975 Broken up
Comments: 12/07/1975: Broken up at Gadani Beach by Dada Steel Mill


Above photos courtesy of Malcolm Cranfield

Above photo as NEMEO copyright of Graeme Turner