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Bulford

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Original Name
Bulford
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-06-1968
IMO No
6811047
Builder & Yard
Sasebo Heavy Ind., Co., Ltd., Sasebo, Japan
Yard No
181
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
105095
NTR
78047
DWT
214204
LOA
325,26
LBP
313,01
Beam
48,27
Draft
18,90
Depth
24,41
Other names and history
1972 Casterbridge
1979 Amathus
1981 Scrapped at Kaohsiung
Scrapped
29-05-1981

The Miramar Ship Index for "BULFORD"
IDNo:
6811047
Year:
1968
Name:
BULFORD
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
08.03.1968
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
01.06.1968

Tons:
105095
Link:
-
DWT:
214204
Yard No:
181
Length overall:
325.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
313.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
48.3
Builder:
Sasebo H.I.
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sasebo
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16.5

Subsequent History:
1972 CASTERBRIDGE - 1979 AMATHUS

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 06.05.1981, work began 29.05.1981 [ By Yih Shen Steel Enterprise Co. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
335737
6811047
6811047
1968
BULFORD
105095
Blandford Sg., Co., Ltd.
335737
6811047
6811047
1968
CASTERBRIDGE
105095
1972
Casterbridge Sg., Co., Ltd.
335737
6811047
6811047
1968
CASTERBRIDGE
105095
1973
Carnegie Sg., Co., Ltd.
6811047
6811047
1968
AMATHUS
105095
1979
Arcturus Cia Naviera SA