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Name: EMPIRE REYNOLDS
Type: Tanker
Launched: 16/07/1942
Completed: 09/1942
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1712
Dimensions: 8128grt, 4634nrt, 11941dwt, 456.9 x 59.4 x 33.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (26.5, 44 & 73 x 48ins), 629nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 165838
History:
09/1942 Ministry of War Transport, Newcastle
1946 Aral SS Co Ltd, Liverpool; renamed LUMINOUS
1951 HE Moss & Co's Tankers (Holdings) Ltd, Liverpool
1956 "Cosarma" Cia Sicula di Armamento, Palermo; renamed POTERE
1956 Renamed MIRIELLA
10/1960 Broken up
Comments: 10/1960: Broken up at Trieste by Sidemar


Above photo as LUMINOUS courtesy of Photoship