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Texaco London
And see "TEXACO LONDON" as : Bishah & Texaco London & Star London
 "Texaco London", date and location unknown.
( Photo thanks to DDGHANSA )
"Texaco London".
( Collection Morten Bjørndalen )
"Texaco London".
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"Texaco London".
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"Texaco London".
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"Texaco London" undergoing refit in no.6 dock at MDD, August 9th, 1981.
( Photo Copyright Emmanuel. L )

The Miramar Ship Index for
TEXACO LONDON
IDNo / IMO
7363499
Year
1976
Name
TEXACO LONDON
Flag
GBR
Owner
Texaco Overseas Tankship Ltd.
Type
Tanker
Tons
139892
DWT
272739
LOA
344,30
LPP
325,30
Beam
53,70
Dept
26,42
Draft
20,52
Machinery
1ST-15.5
kW
23538
ShipDesign
VLCC
Builder
Astano, Astilleros Y Talleres Del Noroeste S.A.
Yard
El Ferrol
Yard No
235
Country built
ESP
Keel
04.1975
Launch
19.12.1975
Completed
31.05.1976
Subsequent History
1983 BISHAH - Saudi Intnl Petroleum Carriers Ltd.
1990 TEXACO LONDON - Saudi International Petroleum Carriers Ltd.
1990 STAR LONDON - Texaco Panama Inc.
End
1994
Disposal Data
Scrapped at Alang 13.06.1994. ( By Priya Holding )

Additional information :

Class - SPAIN
Port of Registry - As Texaco London, London/as Bishah, Jeddah and Nassau on renaming to Texaco London
Date Entered Texaco Service - 1975
Date Left Texaco Service - June 1994 scrapped
Subsequent Name(s) - BISHAH (1978) in SIPCA fleet under Saudi registry, TEXACO LONDON (1991)
and STAR LONDON (1992) in Texaco Panama (TEXPAN) fleet
Year Built / Builders - 1975 Astilleros y Talleres del Noroeste SA, El Ferrol, Spain
Length Overall - 1129' 0"
Breadth - 176' 0"
Loaded Draft - 67' 0"
Engine Type - 2 geared Steam Turbine
Power - 32000 shp
Average Speed - 15 knots
Notes - SIPCA - Saudi International Petroleum Carriers, a joint venture with Texaco.
Ship continued to be manned by TOT officers.