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ESSO International Tankers 1960-1969
Esso Baltimore - (1960-1973)
See also : Open house of "Esso Baltimore"  &  Exxon Baltimore

See also : "Esso Baltimore", launched

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Cover of the souvenir launching program for the "Esso Baltimore", April 28, 1960.
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Launching the "Esso Baltimore".
( AP Wirephoto - 1960 )

Source : The Baltimore Sun

NEWPORT NEWS, VA., APRIL 28 1960 -- "I NAME THEE ESSO BALTIMORE" -- MRS, MORGAN J. DAVIS, wife of
President of Humble Oil And refining Company., Christens Esso Baltimore. W.E. Blewett Jr. President, Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Looks on.

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The "ESSO BALTIMORE" is the first of two supertankers of this class. She is 740 feet in length with a beam
of 102 feet and 47,400 deadweight tons.
( Photo The Baltimore Sun )
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"Esso Baltimore" was build in 1960 and became in 1973 "Exxon Baltimore", in 1990 as "Coastal Eagle Point".
Laid up at Eleusis from 30-11-2001. Arrived 06-05-2003 as "Eagle" Alang for breaking up.
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"Esso Baltimore".
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"Esso Baltimore", in Drydock.
( Photo The Baltimore Sun )
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"Esso Baltimore".
( Photo The Baltimore Sun )
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Seen here as "Coastal Eagle Point", leaving the port of Corpus Christy.
( Photo by Zeljko Pavicin )
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Seen here as "Coastal Eagle Point".
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Seen here as "Coastal Eagle Point".
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Arrived in tow at Alang as "Eagle", on 6 May 2003.
( Photo by Jaap Kiewiet )

Ship Report for "ESSO BALTIMORE"
IDNo:
5106902
Year:
1960
Name:
ESSO BALTIMORE
Launch Date:
28.04.1960
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
Flag:
USA
Keel:

DWT:
49517
Yard No:
540
Length overall:
225.6
Ship Design:
LPP:
214.9
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
31.2
Builder:
Newport News SB
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Newport News
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16.5

Owner as Completed:
Humble Oil & Refining Co.

Subsequent History:
1973 EXXON BALTIMORE - 1989 COASTAL EAGLE POINT - 2003 EAGLE

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 06.05.2003

History:
LR/IMO  
ID  
Year built
Name  
Tons  
Name change  
Owners
5106902
5106902
1960
ESSO BALTIMORE
30682
Humble Oil & Refining Co.
5106902
5106902
1960
EXXON BALTIMORE
30682
1973
Exxon Tptn. Co. (s/o)
5106902
5106902
1960
COASTAL EAGLE POINT
30682
1989
Coastal Manatee Inc.
5106902
5106902
1960
EAGLE
30682
2003
Coastal Tankship USA Inc.