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Carlsbad
T2-SE-A1
Built February 1945 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon,
as "Carslbad" # 2404, for U.M.S.C.
1947 - Overseas Tankship Corp., Panama, [Caltex], PA
1952 - CALTEX JOHANNESBURG, s/o
1959 - Overseas Tankship (U.K.), Ltd., London, BR
1961 - NISSEKI MARU, Nihon Sekiyu K.K., Tokyo [Tokyo Tanker K.K.], JA
1962 - converted to L.P.G. tanker and lengthened by replacement of cargo section with new
midbody built by Hitachi Zosen K.K., Innoshima, resulting vessel 16,640 grt,  585.5 x 75.0',
delivered. 03/1962.
1969 - BEAVA, Avanti SS. Co., Monrovia  [Yamamoto Sangyo K.K., Tokyo], LI
Broken up at Kaohsiung 1974 by Lien Hung Steel Enterprise Co., Ltd.,
arrived 06.08.1974, work began 09.09.1974.
( See photos below )
 Ship Report for "CARLSBAD"
IDNo:
2247210
Year:
1945
Name:
CARLSBAD
Launch Date:
11.01.1945
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
02.1945
Flag:
USA
Keel:

Tons:
10448
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
121
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:
1952 CALTEX JOHANNESBURG - 1961 NISSEKI MARU
[ 1962 Lg & widened 16640 grt & converted to LGT ] - 1969 BEAVA.

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 06.08.1974.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
247210
2247210
1945
CARLSBAD
10448
U.S. Govt.
300926
2247210
1945
CALTEX JOHANNESBURG
10448
1952
Caltex
86894
2247210
1945
NISSEKI MARU
16640
1961
Tokyo Tanker Co .
3327
2247210
1945
BEAVA
16640
1969
Yamamoto Sangyo

Photobucket
"Carlsbad".
  Photobucket
"Carlsbad".
( Copyright World Ship Society )
Photobucket
"Caltex Johannesburg".
   photo CALTEXJOHANNESBURGexCarlsbad_zps0a3eaf8b.jpg
"Caltex Johannesburg", ex. "Carlsbad".
Photobucket
"Caltex Johannesburg".
( Photo collection Morten Bjørndalen )
  Photobucket
"Caltex Johannesburg".
  Photobucket
"Beava", ex. "Nisseki Maru", ex. "Caltex Johannesburg", ex. "Carlsbad".
( Copyright Airfoto Malacca )

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