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Name: ELMINA PALM
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 17/12/1956
Completed: 04/1957
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1932
Dimensions: 5356grt, 2661nrt, 8088dwt, 455.0 x 60.3 x 23.5ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SA, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), 4500bhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 187160
History:
04/1957 Palm Line Ltd, Liverpool
1977 Trans Mediterranean Co Ltd, London; renamed CYPRUS SKY
1978 Tempest Bay Shipping Co, Monrovia
1978 Transways Navigation Co Ltd, Famagusta; renamed EASTERN SKY
1978 Ultramaritime Co Ltd, Famagusta; renamed EASTERN LIBERTY
21/12/1981 Broken up
Comments: 21/12/1981: Arrived at Gadani Beach for breaking by Epasco Industries


Above photo as ELMINA PALM copyright of Chris Howell

Above photo as ELMINA PALM copyright of JK Byass

Above photo as ELMINA PALM copyright of RM Parsons

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Copy courtesy of Terry Summerson