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Medora
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"Medora".
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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
Medora
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
6823090
Roepnr.
Callsign
GYKN
Bouwjaar
Build
1968
Werf
Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Nagasaki, Japan.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
1655
In dienst
In service
01/11/1968
Eigenaar
Owner
Shell Tankers UK, Londen.
Vlag
Flag
British
Thuishaven
Homeport
London
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
325.08 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
- mtr.
Breedte
Beam
47.22 mtr.
Holte
Depth
28,43 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
18.95 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
210.658 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
105.252 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
74.999 ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 Mitsubishi steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
28.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
15.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
8 centertanks and 5 wingtanks from which 2 Clean ballast tanks.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Total 22 M-class tankers for Shell Tankers where build.
Historie
History
Status
Status
1979 Sold and rebuild as a Floating Storage Unit “Fulmar FSU”.
1996 SPU 4
1998 Red Fulmar I
2002 Scrapped in China

The Miramar Ship Index for
MEDORA
IDNo / IMO
6823090
Year
1968
Name
MEDORA
Flag
GBR
Owner
Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd.
Type
Tanker
Tons
105252
DWT
210658
LOA
325,00
LPP
310,00
Beam
47,20
Dept
24,52
Draft
18,96
Machinery
1ST-16
kW
20888
ShipDesign
VLCC
Builder
Mitsubishi
Yard
Nagasaki
Yard No
1655
Country built
JPN
Keel
01.04.1968
Launch
21.07.1968
Completed
29.11.1968
Subsequent History
(hulk - 81 FULMAR FSU - Shell Exploration and Prod. (Shell Expro)
96 SPU 4 - ????
98 RED FULMAR I) - ????
End
1980
Disposal Data
Made into a dumb hulk 1980 & Scrappedd at China 01.10.2002.