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Paloma Hills
See also :  Turbo-Electric Machinery for Hills Class Tankers ( Part-1 ) &  Turbo-Electric Machinery for Hills Class Tankers ( Part-2 )

T2-SE-A1
Built April 1945 by The Marinship Corporation, Sausalito, California,
as "Paloma Hills" # 2536, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - Deep Sea Tankers, Ltd., Montreal  [Shell Canadian Tankers, Ltd., Toronto], CA, 179227
Broken up at Hirao, Aug 1961 by Matsukura K.K., work began 01.08.1961.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "PALOMA HILLS"
ID. No.
2247828
Year:
1945
Name:
PALOMA HILLS
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
25.04.1945
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
05.1945

DWT:
16613
Yard No:
82
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:
-

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Hirao 01.08.1961 [ by Matsukura KK ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
247828
2247828
1945
PALOMA HILLS
10441
U.S. Govt.
179227
2247828
1945
PALOMA HILLS
10441
1948
Deep Sea Tankers Ltd.

S. S. Paloma Hills, Tanker, hull #82, keel laid 3/5/45, launched Apr 25, 1945. Sponsor: Mrs. K. K. Bechtel; matron of honor, Edith Mewhirter. In private operation under Canadian flag and same name in October, 1960. Scrapped Hirao, 8/61.

"Paloma Hills".
 
"Paloma Hills".