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Name: CAPSA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 17/07/1931
Completed: 10/1931
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 580
Dimensions: 8229grt, 4825nrt, 451.3 x 62.0 x 34.1ft
Engines: 2 x 6cyl, oil engines 4SCSA, 714nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 2 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 162649
History:
10/1931 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co Ltd, London
1948 Evan Thomas, Radcliffe & Co, Cardiff; renamed LLANARTH
1951 Cia Atlantica Pacifica SA, (Tidewater Commercial), Panama; renamed BRIDGEWATER
03/10/1959 Broken up
Comments: 03/10/1959: Broken up at Osaka


Photo as LLANARTH courtesy of George Robinson