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Western Lion

"Western Lion", Liberian tanker, built in 1974 in IPN Hitachi scrapped, Alang 1999.
The ship was property of M.O.C. and chartered to Amerada Hess St. Croix.
Trip St. Croix Valdez (Alaska) The crew was for many years all Italian.
( Photo thanks to Giancarlo Baudoino )
 
"Western Lion".
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Name: Western Lion
IMO No: 7352359
Built: 4/1974
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished at Alang 31.01.1999. ( By Kamdar & Associates )
SubType: Crude
Flag: Liberia
DWT: 269.117
Draft: 22.01
Builder: Hitachi Zosen, Sakai Yard, Japan (4371)
GT: 125,528
LOA: 331.00/32216.01
Owner: First United Sg,. Corp.
NT: 107.136
Beam: 51.24
Speed/Cons: 15.5/-
Class: -
Depth: 28.30
Engine Type: Steam turbines, 29422 kW
Cubic: -

The Miramar Ship Index for "WESTERN LION"
IDNo:
7352359
Year:
1974
Name:
WESTERN LION
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
29.11.1973
Flag:
LBR
Date of completion:
3.04.1973

Tons:
125528
Link:
-
DWT:
269117
Yard No:
4371
Length overall:
331.0
Ship Design:
LPP:
316.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
51.2
Builder:
Hitachi
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sakai
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 31.01.1999. ( By Kamdar & Associates )

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7352359
7352359
1974
WESTERN LION
125528
-
First United Sg,. Corp.