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Built November 1944 by The Marinship Corporation, Sausalito, California,
as "Coalinga Hills" # 1837, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - Sword Line, Inc., New York
(1956-1958 - fitted with platform deck for carriage of containers while on time-
charter to Pan-Atlantic Steamship Co.)
1962 - Liquid Cargo Carriers, Inc., New York
Damaged by stranding near Tanega Shima, 23 Jan 1963, voyage Iran - Kudamatsu,
sold Broken up at Hong Kong 1963 by Hong Kong Chiap Hua Manufactory Co. (1947), Ltd.,
arrived 07.03.1963, work began 23.03.1963.
( See photo below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "COALINGA HILLS"
wrecked near Tanegashima 23.01.1963 & scrapped at Hong Kong 07.03.1963
[ by Hong Kong Chiap Hua Manufactory ].
( Photo Copyright A. Duncan )
"Coalinga Hills", fitted with platform deck for carriage of containers.