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Australia Calling:Esso Southampton 1930.

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Old 26th August 2006, 02:46
Clive Anthony Fisher Clive Anthony Fisher is offline
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Australia Calling:Esso Southampton 1930.

Build 1930 Esso Southampton,as W S Farish Anyone know who built her and her fate.on the 50s sometime.any detail welcome.
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Old 26th August 2006, 03:26
Joe Rooney Joe Rooney is offline  
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Hi Clive,

W.S.Farish, Built by Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock, Kearny, NJ

Completed Noveember 1930. 11,787 Gross Tons.
Steam Turbines to single screw.

1950 Renamed Esso Southampton.

10/02/1958 Arrived Split in tow of tug Hercules for scrapping.

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Old 27th August 2006, 04:51
Clive Anthony Fisher Clive Anthony Fisher is offline
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Thank you very much for your assistance with the Esso Southampton helps me to tie up the loose ends with her life,28 years not bad for the old girl.
Regards Clive.
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