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Esso France (2) - (1955-1969)
"Esso France" build in 1955 by At. & Ch. de la Loire, Saint Nazaire.
"Esso France".
"Esso France".
 
"Esso France", at Kalundborg, Danmark, during the '60 and early '70's.
( Photo by Jesper Brix )
 
"Esso France".
 
"Esso France", at Le Havre.
 
"Esso France".
 
"Esso France".

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO FRANCE"
IDNo:
5107401
Year:
1955
Name:
ESSO FRANCE
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
21.06.1955
Flag:
FRA
Date of completion:
12.1955

Ton:
23802
Link:
-
DWT:
35707
Yard No:
365
Length overall:
211.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
203.0
Country of build:
FRA
Beam:
27.8
Builder:
Loire
Material of build:
Location of yard:
St Nazaire
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-17.5

Subsequent History:
1969 MARIBRUNA - 1970 TIGRIS - 1973 ARISTON

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Valencia 09.04.1976, work began 06.1976 [ by Industrial y Comercial de Levante S.A. ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
5107401
5107401
1955
ESSO FRANCE
23802
Standard Francaise
3298
5107401
5107401
1955
MARIBRUNA
23802
1969
D.J. Chandris
3298
5107401
5107401
1955
TIGRIS
23802
1970
Tidal Marine Intnl.
3298
5107401
5107401
1955
ARISTON
23802
1973
Allied Sg Intnl.

Additional information :

ESSO FRANCE (2) (1955-1969) F.O.M.Q.
23802 g. 13968 n. 35707 d.; 211.50 oa-203.00pp x 27.70 x 14.75 meters (10.60 draught).
Two CEM-Parsons steam turbines of 17850 SHP by the shipbuilder. 17.5 knots, 9 officers + 35 seamen.
21.06.1955 : launched and 1955 : completed by At. & Ch. de la Loire (365), Saint-Nazaire as ESSO FRANCE for Esso-Standard SAF, Le Havre.
1969:sold to Armadores Maribruna S.A„ Liberia and renamed MARIBRUNA.
1970 : sold to Caprice Nav. Corp., Liberia and renamed TIGRIS.
1973 : sold to Pearl Shipping Corp., Liberia and renamed ARISTON.
Prior to 09.04.1976 : arrived at Valencia (Spain) for breaking up.