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T2-SE-A1
 
"Canyon Creek".
 
"Esso Burlington", ex. "Canyon Creek".
"Esso Burlington", ex. "Canyon Creek".
 
"Esso Burlington", ex. "Canyon Creek".
 
"Trinity Mariner", ex. "Esso Burlington", ex. "Canyon Creek", on the Weser, Germany, 02-1962.
( Photo by Gerhard Mueller-Debus )

CANYON CREEK, T2-SE-A1
History :
Built by Alabama Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co., Mobile, Alabama.
Yardnumber 249. UMSC No. 533. Off. nr. 243087.
Keel laid 28-05-1942. Launched 28-02-1943. Completed 29-05-1943. Gr. 10172 t., Net. 6423 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 11,93 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachussetts. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
History:
CANYON CREEK-1943 completed for United States War Shipping Administration, Mobile, Alabama, USA.
ESSO BURLINGTON-1947 for Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO BURLINGTON-1950 for Esso Shipping Company, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO BURLINGTON-1956 for Panama Transportaion Company, Panama..
TRINITY MARINER-1964 for Trinity Marine Corporation, Marine Transport Lines Inc., Monrovia, Liberia.
Additional Reports:
Reported Trinity Mariner sold to shipbreakers in Japan. Arrived Osaka 11 April 1964 to be broken up, work began 5 June 1964.