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Name: ESSO EDINBURGH
Type: Tanker
Launched: 31/07/1962
Completed: 02/1963
Builder: Vickers-Armstrongs (Shipbuilders) Ltd
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 169
Dimensions: 31685grt, 16963nrt, 48400dwt, 740.0 x 102.3 x 37.8ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, DR geared to a single shaft, 19000shp
Engines by: Vickers-Armstrongs (Engineering) Ltd, Barrow in Furness
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 304433
History:
02/1963 Esso Petroleum Co Ltd, London
10/1976 Broken up
Comments: 28/10/1976: Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking up by Lien Hong Iron & Steel Works