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Fort Stanwick / Esso Wilmington
Built November 1942 by Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock, Chester, PA.,
as "Fort Stanwick", # 327, for U.M.S.C.
Launched as FORT STANWICK
1950 - ESSO WILMINGTON, Esso Shipping Company, Wilmington, Del.
1959 - WANG JUROR, Denton SS. Corp. (North Atlantic Marine Co., Inc.), New York
1959 - DENTON, s/o
1960 - MARGARET M., Meridian Trading Corp. (Penn Shipping Co., Inc.), New York
Broken up at Kaohsiung, March 1961, arrived prior 04.02.1961,
work began 10.03.1961.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "FORT STANWICK"
[ Launched as FORT STANWICK ]
1942 ESSO WILMINGTON - 1959 WANG JUROR
1959 DENTON - 1960 MARGARET M.
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 04.02.1961.
"Esso Wilmington", ex. "Fort Stanwick", swinging into formation for a convoy to European
war fronts, with varied types of cargo on deck, in addition to fuel below.
"Esso Wilmington", ex. "Fort Stanwick".