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Swan Island
T2-SE-A1
Built September 1944 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon,
as "Swan Island" # 1943, for U.M.S.C.
1947 - TOMOGERUS, Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., Ltd., London , BR
1955 - Shell Petroleum Co., Ltd., London
1960 - Shell Tankers, Ltd., London
Broken up Faslane 1961 by Shipbreaking Industries, Ltd., arrived 06.09.1961.
( See photos below )
 The Miramar Ship Index for "SWAN ISLAND"
IDNo:
2246465
Year:
1944
Name:
SWAN ISLAND
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
16.08.1944
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
09.1944

Tons:
10448
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
86
Length overall:
159.6
Ship Design:
T2-SE-A1
LPP:
153.3
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
20.7
Builder:
Kaiser
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Swan Island
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
1947 TOMOGERUS

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Faslane 6.09.1961 [ By Shipbreaking Industries Ltd. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
246465
2246465
1944
SWAN ISLAND
10448
U.S. Govt.
181747
2246465
1944
TOMOGERUS
10448
1947
Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., Ltd.
181747
2246465
1944
TOMOGERUS
10448
1955
Shell Petroleum Co., Ltd.
181747
2246465
1944
TOMOGERUS
10448
1960
Shell Tankers Ltd.


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  Photobucket
Launching program for the "Swan Island".
( Thanks to Gordon Thompson )
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Painting of the "Swan Island".
( Thanks to Gordon Thompson )
   photo SwanIsland-launch_zps62c7e642.jpg
"Swan Island", launch.
Photobucket
"Tomogerus", ex. "Swan Island".
  Photobucket
"Tomogerus", ex. "Swan Island", at Cape Town.
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"Tomogerus", ex. "Swan Island", at Cape Town.
   photo Tomogerus_zps1719e42c.jpg
"Tomogerus", ex. "Swan Island".
 
"Tomogerus", ex. "Swan Island".