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Name: CITY OF EASTBOURNE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/11/1961
Completed: 03/1962
Builder: Vickers-Armstrongs (Shipbuilders) Ltd
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 172
Dimensions: 10006grt, 5500nrt, 11068dwt, 508.0 x 66.9 x 29.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, Sulzer type, 8cyl (760 x 1550mm), 10300bhp
Engines by: Vickers-Armstrongs (Engineering) Ltd, Barrow in Furness
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 302928
History:
03/1962 Ellerman Lines Ltd (Ellerman & Bucknall SS Co Ltd), London
1971 Renamed CITY OF TORONTO
1978 Pacific International Lines Pte Ltd, Singapore; renamed KOTA CANTIK
10/1984 Broken up
Comments: 16/10/1984: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up by Tai Yuan Steel & Iron Co


Above photo copyright of the Ship Society of South Africa

Above photo as CITY OF TORONTO copyright of Chris Howell

Above 2 photos as KOTA CANTIK copyright of Don Meehan