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Norwegian cargo ship ACO of 1947, ex MANX KING, ex ANDWI. Broken up 1975. GRT 1926. Details here: http://sunderlandships.com/view.php?year_built=&builder=&ref=104347&vessel=ANDWI

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IMO 5051418 , Dead,
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Dim : Lpp x Beam - 269,6’ x 41,4’.
Built in 1947 as " ANDWI " by John Crown & Sons Ltd Monkwearmouth Sunderland England United Kingdom for Rolf Wigand Rederi & Co. A/S Bergen Norway.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 1.926 / 1.056 / 2.820.
Machinery : North Eastern Marine Engineering Steam Engine (steam reciprocating) Triple Exp. (16,5’’-26,0”–47,0”, Stroke: 33,0”.) - 195 nhp.
Main Boiler : North Eastern Marine Engineering 2 x Scottish Boilers (12,8’ x 11,0’) w/ 3 furnace. Total Heating Area 2.771 ft².220 psi.

1952 Sold in January for GBP 285.000 to A/S Wilhelms Rederi (T. Wilhelms), Fredrikstad Norway,renamed " MANX KING ".
1955 Sold to D/S A/S Fro (August Kjerland & Co. A/S Bergen) Bergen Norway,renamed " ACO ".
1960 Sold to Backers Rederi A/S Kristiansund Norway,renamed " BREMSNES ".
1967 Sold to Antonio Oliviero, Torre del Greco Italy,renamed " MONTE BONDONE ".
1969 Sold to Navale Cala di Volpe S.p.A., Cagliari, Italy. Renamed MARISOL.
1973 Sold to Giovanni Palomba Naples Italy,renamed " ROSY PALOMBA ".

1975 Arrived 15/01 at La Spezia, Italy for demolition by Cantieri Navali Santa Maria.




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