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RFA Eaglesdale

RFA Eaglesdale

Laid down: 20 December 1940
Builder: Furness Shipbuilding, Haverton Hill
Launched: 18 November 1941
Into Service: 9 January 1942
Out of service: 21 July 1958 - laid up on the River Tyne

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RFA Eaglesdale - Dale Class Freighting Tanker.
Official Number 1168248 - Launched 1941 as Empire Metal at Haverton Hill. Tees.
In 1942 she was renamed Eaglesdale. Pennant Number A.104.

Gross Tonnage: 8028 - Deadweight: 12000 - LOA: 146 Metres - Beam: 19 Metres.

Sold to SAE in1959 Egyptian interests.
Sailed from layup on the Tyne on 26th November 1959.
Resold to German Breakers and arrived Hamburg 29th November 1959.

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