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W.F. Burdell - (1923-1948)
 
The "W.F. Burdell", was built in 1920 as "City of Alameda".
Sold and renamed in 1923 to Pure Oil Co.
Scrapped in 1948 at Baltimore.
( Photo thanks to Brad Garrett, whose servered on this ship during WWII )

The Miramar Ship Index for "CITY OF ALAMEDA"
IDNo:
2219600
Year:
1920
Name:
CITY OF ALAMEDA
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
16.07.1919
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
02.1920

DWT:
10100
Yard No:
5262
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
132.6
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
17.1
Builder:
Bethlehem
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Alameda
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1T-11

Subsequent History:
1923 W.F. BURDELL

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Baltimore 01.01.1948.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Registered Owner
219600
2219600
1920
CITY OF ALAMEDA
7044
U.S. Govt.
219600
2219600
1920
W.F. BURDELL
7044
1923
Pure Oil SS Co.