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Selefkia

See also : Melo

 photo selefkia_zps2foaovrf.jpg
"Selefkia", in Malacca Straight.
( Airfoto Malacca )

Original Name
Melo
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-10-1969
IMO No
6924325
Builder & Yard
Kawasaki Heavy Ind., Ltd., Sakaide, Japan
Yard No
1105
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
105138
NTR
75594
DWT
209805
LOA
326,31
LBP
310,02
Beam
47,22
Draft
18,96
Depth
24,52
Other names and history
1976 World Recovery
1976 Selefkia
1980 Scrapped
Scrapped
01-04-1980

The Miramar Ship Index for "MELO"
IDNo:
6924325
Year:
1969
Name:
MELO
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
10.1969

Tons:
105138
Link:
-
DWT:
209805
Yard No:
1105
Length overall:
325.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
310.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
47.2
Builder:
Kawasaki
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sakaide
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1976 WORLD RECOVERY - 1976 SELEFKIA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 20.05.1980, work began 03.06.1980 [ By Tung Ho Steel Enterprise Corp. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
337942
6924325
6924325
1969
MELO
105138
Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd.
5616
6924325
6924325
1969
WORLD RECOVERY
105138
1976a
Bower Sg., Co.
5616
6924325
6924325
1969
SELEFKIA
105138
1976b
Transatlantic Investment Corp.