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CITY OF OXFORD passing Portishead 19.7.71 Malcolm Cranfield.jpg

CITY OF OXFORD passing Portishead 19.7.71 Malcolm Cranfield.jpg

Ellerman Lines' 1948 John Brown, Clydebank, built CITY OF OXFORD is seen passing Portishead outbound from Avonmouth on the evening tide of Monday 19th July 1971, exactly fifty years ago tomorrow.

Later: 1975 UNION ARABIA (Union Brothers Marine Corp, managed by An Hsing Nav. Co., Taipei, Taiwan)

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IMO 5073985 , Dead.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Dim : Loa / Lpp x Beam - 146.4 / 137.4 x 18.8 mtr.
Built im 1948 by John Brown & Co Ltd Clydebank Scotland United Kingdom as " CITY OF OXFORD " for Ellerman Lines Ltd ( City Line Ltd Glasgow as manager ) Glasgow Scotland United Kingdom.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 7.593 / 4.427 / 10.862.
Machinery : 3x steam turbines SR geared to one screw shaft.

1974 managers Ellerman City Liners
1975 Union Brothers Marine Corporation S.A. ( An Hsing Navigation Co. Ltd Taipei Taiwan as manager ) Panama City Panama,renamed " UNION ARABIA ".

1978 Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking 20/02/1978 Yu Horng Steel & Iron Co. Ltd. comenced work.




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