Launch of VIBEX

Fairfield
13th November 2004, 19:29
This is from an old Shell careers brochure showing the launch of this large tanker from Harland and Wolff/s Belfast yard in 1957.

tanker
14th November 2004, 14:10
If my memory is good she had a sister VEXILLA is ok?

Fairfield
15th November 2004, 14:11
Think she had quite a few sisters.The same brochure has a shot of VITRINA on trials which came from Harland & Wolff about the same period.I/ll show it too.

Fairfield
15th November 2004, 14:15
Here is the shot of VITRINA.Very similar to VIBEX.

tanker
15th November 2004, 15:15
i suspected there was some sisters and not only one!!!