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Name: ELMOL
Type: Tanker
Launched: 23/07/1917
Completed: 08/1917
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1034
Dimensions: 1170grt, 496nrt, 210.0 x 34.8 x 16.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (13.5, 22 & 36 x 30ins), 135nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 140340
History:
08/1917 The Admiralty - Royal Fleet Auxilliary
1960 Enid Shipping Co Ltd, London
1961 Haulbowline Industries Ltd, London
1962 AG Weser, Bremen; renamed A G W VII
17/07/1978 Broken up
Comments: 1962: Converted into an oil sludge vessel for tanker cleaning purposes
17/07/1978: Broken up at Bremen by AG Weser


Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as AGW VII is copright of the Norsk Maritimt Museum