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Esso Fulham - (1956-1970)

"Esso Fulham", ex Trujillo (1945-1956).

ESSO FULHAM Tanker.
Registered in London, Esso Petroleum Co.,
Gt 4352 Speed 7 knots, Lt 366 ft Bd 60 ft Dp 15 ft
Built by Bethlehem Sparrows Point @ Sparrows Point 1945. Ex "TRUJILLO" - 1956.
Scrapped in 1970.
 
"Esso Fulham", ex "Trujillo".
 
"Esso Fulham", ex "Trujillo" (1945-1956).
( Photo collection Morten Bjørndalen )
 
"Esso Fulham", ex "Trujillo" (1945-1956).
( Photo collection Morten Bjørndalen )
 
"Esso Fulham", ex "Trujillo" (1945-1956).
"Esso Fulham", ex "Trujillo" (1945-1956)
( Thanks to Don Burgess Ships ).
ESSO FULHAM Tanker.
Registered in London, Esso Petroleum Co.,
Gt 4352 Speed 7 knots, Lt 366 ft Bd 60 ft Dp 15 ft
Built by Bethlehem Sparrows Point @ Sparrows Point 1945. Ex "TRUJILLO" - 1956.
( Photo thanks to Humber Maritime )
"Esso Fulham".
 
"Esso Fulham", photo taken at the same time and plae as the one above.
"Esso Fulham".
"Esso Fulham".
"Esso Fulham".
 
"Esso Fulham".
"Esso Fulham".
 
"Esso Fulham".

The Miramar Ship Index for "TRUJILLO"
IDNo:
5107425
Year:
1945
Name:
TRUJILLO
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
21.04.1945
Flag:
PAN
Date of completion:
06.1945

Tons:
3401
Link:
-
DWT:
5374
Yard No:
4442
Length overall:
111.6
Ship Design:
LPP:
108.2
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
18.3
Builder:
Bethlehem-Sparrows Point SY
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sparrows Point
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
2T-8

Subsequent History:
1956 ESSO FULHAM

Disposal Data:
BU Bilbao 10.06.1970 [ By Revalorizacion de Materiales ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
5107425
1945
TRUJILLO
3401
Creole Petroleum Corp.
187495
5107425
5107425
1945
ESSO FULHAM
3401
1956
Esso Petroleum Co Ltd.

Additional Info ;

ESSO FULHAM - 1957,  ex. "TRUJILLO"-1956
Code letters: GTYX                    
Official Number: 187495
Rigging: twin screws steam tanker; 1 deck; machinery aft; fitted with direction finder, position finding
device & radar
Tonnage: 4,352 tons gross, 2,110 tons net & 5,572 tons summer deadweight
Dimensions: 366 ft. 1 in. long, 60 ft. 4 in. beam and holds 15 feet deep
Construction: 1945, Bethlehem Sparrows Point Shipyard, Sparrows Point
Propulsion: triple expansion engines with 6 cylinders of 16, 26 & 43 inches diameter each pair; stroke
27 inches; operating at 180 p.s.i.; 2 single ended boilers; fitted for oil fuel; engine by Vulcan Iron Works,
Wilkes-Barre
Owners: Esso Petroleum Co. Ltd.
Port of registry: London