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Old 28th November 2018, 15:18
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OAKMORE
O.N. 180796. 4,769g. 2,735n. 7,229d. 408.5 x 56.6 x 21.3 feet.
7-cyl. 2 S.C.S.A. (650 x 1,250mm) oil engine by F. Krupp Germaniawerft A.G., Kiel.
7.1939: Completed as LEVANTE by Nordseewerke Emden GmbH, Emden, (Yard No. 190) for Deutsche Levante Linie, Bremen.
5.1945: Captured at Oslo as a prize, (Prince Line Ltd., appointed as interim managers), London and renamed EMPIRE KENT.
9.1945: Taken over by Ministry of War Transport, (T. & J. Harrison Ltd., Liverpool, appointed managers).
24.7.1946: Sold to Johnston Warren Lines Ltd., (Furness, Withy & Company Ltd., managers) and renamed OAKMORE.
13.4.1967: Arrived at Aviles for demolition by Desgauces y Salvamentos S. A.


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