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Name: CHESTERBROOK
Type: Cargo ship
Launched: 01/10/1962
Completed: 01/1963
Builder: Clelands Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 258
Dimensions: 1594grt, 984nrt, 265.3 x 39.3 x 17.0ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 6cyl (400 x 580mm), 1375bhp
Engines by: Kloeckner-Humbolt-Deutz, Koeln
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 304404
History:
01/1963 Williamstown Shipping Co Ltd, (Comben Longstaff & Co Ltd, managers), London
01/1967 Comben Longstaff & Co Ltd, London
1976 Tzanpil Shipping Co SA, Greece; renamed KATJA
1980 Greek Sea Compania Naviera SA, (George Kalafatis, manager), Greece; renamed ALMA
17/10/1985 Broken up
Comments: 17/10/1985: Delivered to Portuguese shipbreakers at Corcubion


Photo as CHESTERBROOK copyright of Malcolm Cranfield