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Name: CLYMENE
Type: Tanker
Launched: 19/12/1960
Completed: 07/1961
Builder: Hawthorn Leslie (Ship Builders) Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 740
Dimensions: 18500dwt, 12251grt, 6952nrt, 559.0 x 69.5 x 29.9ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, 7500shp
Engines by: Hawthorn, Leslie (Engineering) Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 14.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 302675
History:
07/1961 Hadley Shipping Co Ltd, London
03/08/1976 Broken up
Comments: 03/08/1976: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up by Nan Ying Steel & Iron Works Co
14/09/1976: Work commenced


Above photo copyright of Chris Howell

Above photo courtesy of Stan Mayes