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Thorness

See also : British Norness & Symi

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Tenerife, 25 sep 1992.
( Photo by Yvon Perchoc )
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( Photo Lardex Group )
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"Thorness", at Europoort, Rotterdam, May 1993.
( Photo Copyright Jörg Seyler )

Name: British Norness
IMO No: 7326960
Built: 09/1973
Type: Tanker
Status: 1988-Happy Norness; 1991-Thorness; 1993-Symi; Demolished at Alang in 2000
SubType: Crude
Flag: British
DWT: 269,349
Draft: 20.657
Builder: Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Nagasaki, Japan (N1705)
GT: 132,942
LOA: 338.34/322.79
Owner: Norcape Sg Ci.  (Bermuda) Ltd.
NT: 108,745
Beam: 53.62
Speed/Cons: -/-
Class: LR
Depth: 26.40
Engine Type: Kawasaki steam, 22380 kW
Cubic: -

The Miramar Ship Index for "BRITISH NORNESS"
IDNo:
7326960
Year:
1973
Name:
BRITISH NORNESS
Launch Date:
15.06.1973
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
09.1973
Flag:
GBR
Keel:

Ton:
132942
Link:
-
DWT:
269349
Yard No:
1705
Length overall:
338.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
322.8
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
53.6
Builder:
Mitsubishi
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Nagasaki
Number ofscrews/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-14.5

Subsequent History:
1988 HAPPY NORNESS - 1991 THORNESS - 1993 SYMI

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 23.02.2000.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
7326960
7326960
1973
BRITISH NORNESS
132942
Norcape Sg Ci.  (Bermuda) Ltd.
7326960
7326960
1973
HAPPY NORNESS
132942
1988
Lombard Finance Ltd.
7326960
7326960
1973
THORNESS
132942
1991
Globtik Tankers Ltd.
7326960
7326960
1973
SYMI
132942
1993
Symi Sg. Co.