Great photos of her Dave and the 6th of 7 of the companies ships to bear the name. Built by J Readhead & Sons of South Shields (Yard No.555) and completed December 1947. 7173 Gross Tons, 458.2' x 58.8'. Triple expansion with LP Turbine by the shipbuilder, single shaft, service speed 12.5 knots. Contract price £364,627 including machinery. Sold in 1964 to Lynnbrook Ltd., Bermuda, for £87,000 and renamed AQUATIC. 1968 sold to Natal Shipping Co. S.A.,Greece, and renamed HERACLES. 1.07.1970 beached in Hong Kong with a fire in her cargo of coal. Later refloated but found to be beyond economic repair and arrived 25.08.1970 at Whampoa for breaking.