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Antelope Hills
T2-SE-A1
Built October 1944 by The Marinship Corporation, Sausalito, California,
as "Antelope Hills" # 1835, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - Trans-World Maritime Corp., Wilmington, Del.  [Sieling & Jarvis Corp., New York]
1956 - ETUDE, Lexington Transport Corp., Monrovia  [United Maritime Corp., New York], Liberia.
1961 - converted to carry liquid sulphur by Bremer Vulkan, Vegesack, 7,040 grt,  deliverd 04/1961.
1967 - Caribbean Sulphur Shipping Co., Monvrovia  [Agenship, Ltd.]
Broken up at Kaohsiung 1974 by Tai Kien Industrial Co., Ltd.,
arrived. 08.06.1974, work began 04.11.1974.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "ANTELOPE HILLS"
IDNo:
2246669
Year:
1944
Name:
ANTELOPE HILLS
Launch Date:
17.09.1944
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
10.1944
Flag:
USA
Keel:

Tons:
10441
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
59
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:
1956 ETUDE -
[ 1961 converted to liquid sulphur carrier, 7040 grt ] -

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 08.06.1974

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
246669
2246669
1944
ANTELOPE HILLS
10441
U.S. Govt.
778
2246669
1944
ETUDE
10441
1956
United Maritime Corp.

S. S. Antelope Hills, Tanker, hull # 59, keel laid 8/7/44, launched Sep 17, 1944 Sponsor: Mrs. William B. Hanna; matron of honor: Mrs. Robert Dow. In private operation under Liberian flag and renamed " Etude" in October, 1960. 4/61 Liquid Sulfur Carrier.

 
"Antelope Hills".
( Photo coyright Skyfotos )
 
"Antelope Hills".
( Photo thanks to Dick Markell )
 "Etude" ex. "Antelope Hills" near Pea Patch, Delaware, August 10th, 1968.
( Photo thanks to Chris Howell )
"Etude" ex. "Antelope Hills", at Bremen, Germany, February 1961.
( Photo by Gerhard Mueller-Debus )
 
"Etude" ex. "Antelope Hills".
 
"Etude" ex. "Antelope Hills", at unknown yard.
 Left to right: "St. Constantine", - "City of Durban", - "Etude" and "Pacfic Breeze". Photographed in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 1974.
( Photo Copyright Phila Corsairs )