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Esso Cadillac - (1946-1956)
See also : Empire Bronze - (1940-1946)

 
"Esso Cadillac".
"Esso Cadillac" build in 1940, 8,149 GRT, by Hawthorn, Leslie & Co., Ltd., Newcastle, as "Empire Bonze".
Measurememnts : 485 Feet (loa) x 59 Feet (breadth).
Engines : Oil
1946: "Esso Cadillac".
1950: "Maribelle II"(Chandris)
1959 : Broken up at Osaka.
 
"Esso Cadillac".
"Esso Cadillac".
"Esso Cadillac".

Empire Bronze
11.1940 - 8,142 GRT
Built by Hawthorn, Leslie 8c Co. L:d., Newcastle, for (tanker) M.O.W.T.
Measurements: 483 feet length X 59 feet breadth.
Engines: Oil.
1943: Operated by Anglo-American for M.O.W.T.
1946: Esso Cadillac (qv).

"EMPIRE BRONZE"
IDNo:
1168646
Year:
1940
Name:
EMPIRE BRONZE
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
19.08.1940
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
11.1940

Tons:
8149
Link:
-
DWT:
Yard No:
627
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
141.8
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
18.1
Builder:
Hawthorn Leslie
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Hebburn
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D-10.5

Subsequent History:
1946 ESSO CADILLAC - 1956 MARIBELLA II

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Osaka 14.08.1959. [ By Hanwa Co., Ltd. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
168646
1168646
1940
EMPIRE BRONZE
8149
British Govt.
168646
1168646
1940
ESSO CADILLAC
8142
1946
Anglo-American Oil Co., Ltd.
168646
1168646
1940
ESSO CADILLAC
8142
1951
Esso Petroleum Co., Ltd.
861
1168646
1940
MARIBELLA II
8142
1956
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