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Name: BRITISH RESPECT
Type: Tanker
Launched: 04/02/1943
Completed: 04/1943
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1724
Dimensions: 8479grt, 4468nrt, 469.8 x 61.9 x ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, Doxford type, 4cyl (23.3 x 91.2ins), 687nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 168416
History:
04/1943 British Tanker Co Ltd, London
1956 BP Tanker Co Ltd, London
13/06/1959 Broken up
Comments: 13/06/1959: Arrived at Barrow-in-Furness for breaking up
09/1959: Work commenced by TW Ward Ltd


Above photo courtesy of John Crossland

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