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Name: CONTINUITY
Type Cargo ship
Launched: 03/05/1955
Completed: 06/1955
Builder: Clelands (Successors) Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 203
Dimensions: 655grt, 329nrt, 191.5 x 28.3 x 11.7ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 5cyl, 500bhp
Engines by: Newbury Diesel Co Ltd, Newbury
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 186250
History:
06/1955 FT Everard & Sons Ltd, Greenhithe
1977 Erika Shipping Co SA, Panama; renamed SALOME
1986 Lotus Shipping Ltd, Colon, Panama
17/05/2002 Broken up
Comments: Engine was manufactured in 1944
1983: Laid-up at Frederikshavn
17/05/2002: Breaking up began at Frederikshavn


Above photo as CONTINUITY is copyright of Charlie Hill

Above photo as CONTINUITY is courtesy of Richard Cox