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Name: CITY OF OTTAWA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/01/1950
Completed: 08/1950
Builder: Vickers-Armstrong Ltd
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 114
Dimensions: 7622grt, 4427nrt, 10880dwt, 485.4 x 61.8 x 28.9ft
Engines: 3 x steam turbines, SR geared to single shaft, 7920bhp
Engines by: Vickers-Armstrongs Ltd, Barrow in Furness
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 15.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 304535
History:
08/1950 Ellerman Lines Ltd, Liverpool
1971 Renamed CITY OF LEEDS
1975 Gulf (Shipowners) Ltd, London; renamed GULF VENTURE
Nov-77 Broken up
Comments: 11/1977: Broken up Gadani Beach, Pakistan


Above photo courtesy of James A Pottinger

Above photo courtesy of James A Pottinger

Above photo as CITY OF LEEDS courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo as CITY OF LEEDS copyright of M Cranfield