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Inglewood Hills
T2-SE-A1
Built December 1944 by The Marinship Corporation, Sausalito, California,
as "Inglewood Hills" # 1839, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - WIELDRECHT, N.V. Phs. van Ommeren, Rotterdam, NE
1953 - N.V. Mij. m.s. "Wieldrecht" (N.V. Phs. van Ommeren), Rotterdam
Broken up at Trieste 1963 by Fratelli Cosulich,
(sold 1962, arrived 02.06.1962, work began end Oct 1963).
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "INGLEWOOD HILLS"
IDNo:
2246969
Year:
1944
Name:
INGLEWOOD HILLS
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
11.11.1944
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
12.1944

Tons:
10441
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
63
Length overall:
159.6
Ship Design:
T2-SE-A1
LPP:
153.3
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
20.7
Builder:
Marinship Corp.
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sausalito
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
1948 WIELDRECHT

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Trieste 02.06.1962. [ By Fratelli Cosulich ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
246969
2246969
1944
INGLEWOOD HILLS
10441
U.S. Govt.
2246969
1944
WIELDRECHT
10441
1947
Dutch Govt.
2246969
1944
WIELDRECHT
10441
1948
NV Phs van Ommeren
2246969
1944
WIELDRECHT
10441
1953
NV Mij m.s."Wieldrecht"

S. S. Inglewood Hills, Tanker, hull # 63, keel laid 9/25/44, launched Nov 11, 1944 Sponsor: Mrs. Don S. Lind; maid of honor, Lucille Hannell. Delivered to the U. S. Navy on November 30, 1944. In private operation under Netherlands flag and renamed "Wieldrecht" in October, 1960. Scrapped Trieste, Italy 10/63.

Bouwjaar
1944
Werf
Marinschip Corp. Sausalito, Cal. USA
Type
Tanker (T2-SE-A1)
Werfnummer
63
Tonnage
16.556 Dwt
Afmetingen
159,67 x 20,76 mtr
Diepgang
9,20 mtr
Snelheid
15 mijl/uur
Voortstuwing
Eliott & Co.Turbo-Electrisch (Stoomturbine met electromotor) 7.250 PK

Sistership: Woensdrecht ex. Coyote Hills

 
"Inglewood Hills".
SS "Inglewood Hills", named for a Calif, oilfield, is powered by 8250-Hp turbo-electric drive and is
one of Marinship's 523-foot tankers.
( Photo Copyright Marin Ship )
 
"Inglewood Hills" launching party.
(L to r; Chaplain M.D. Merchont Col.. USA. who offered invocation; Don S. Lind; Mrs. Lind, sponsor;
Miss Lucille Hannell, moid of honor; Mariner corps bugler; and Chos. H. ?. Emcee and asst. prod. mgr. at Marinship.
 "Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
 
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
 
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
 
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills", photo taken on Brisbane River Brisbane Queensland, late 1940s.
( Photo copyright Basil Harris, MPBH Sydney )
 
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
 
"Wieldrecht" ex. "Inglewood Hills".
( Photo Collection: Edward O. Clark )
( Source: Steamship Historical Society of America )