Built by Alabama Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co., Mobile, Alabama.
Yardnumber 351. UMSC No. 2860. Off. nr. 248743.
Keel laid 11-06-1945. Launched 14-09-1945. Completed 12-10-1945. 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.
SENECA CASTLE-1945 completed for United States war Shipping Administration, Mobile, Alabama, USA.
SENECA CASTLE-1947 for Overseas Tankship Corporation, Panama.
SENECA CASTLE-1950 for Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd., London, Great Britain.
CALTEX ADELAIDE-1962 for Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd., London, Great Britain.
Reported Caltex Adelaide sold while laid up at Innoshima, to shipbreakers in Japan. Arrived Matsakura Kisen Kaisha, Hirao Jun. 1962 to be broken up. [ By Matsakura Kisen Kaisha ]