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Esso Scranton
The "Esso Scranton" on her trial trip, summer of 1944.
 "Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton", here the vessel is shown discharging cargo at Tiverton, R.I.
"Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton".
"Esso Scranton".

History :
Built by Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Chester, Pennsylvania.
Yardnumber 414. UMSC No. 1741. Official nr. 245830,
Keel laid 28-02-1944. Launched 05-06-1944. Completed 20-06-1944. Gr. 10296 t., Net. 6236 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 9,31 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, Pittsburgh. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
ESSO SCRANTON-1944 completed for Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO SCRANTON-1950 for Esso Shipping Company, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO SCRANTON-1960 for Humble Oil & Refining Company, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO SCRANTON-1969 for Humble Transportation Company, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
ESSO SCRANTON-1973 for Esso Transport Company Inc., Panama.
Additional Reports:
Reported Esso Scranton sold to shipbreakers in Taiwan. Arrived Kaohsiung 13 Jan. 1973 to be broken up. Beached and work began 9 Mar. 1973. [ By Sing Chen Yung Iron Works ]