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Name: BRISTOL CITY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/04/1959
Completed: 08/1959
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 600
Dimensions: 5887grt, 3230nrt, 459.5 x 59.3 x 25.1ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, 4500shp
Engines by: Parsons Marine Turbine Company, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 301558
History:
08/1959 Bristol City Line of Steamships (Charles Hill & Sons), Bristol
1970 Gemini Compania Nav SA, Panama; renamed AGELOS GABRIEL
04/1980 Broken up
Comments: 04/1980: Broken up at Svati Kajo, Split, arrived 03/04/1980


Above photo as BRISTOL CITY copyright of the Evening Chronicle

Above photo as BRISTOL CITY copyright of Chris Howell

Above photo as AGELOS GABRIEL courtesy of Richard Cox