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Mills - (1915-1917)
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Originally built as a dredger, she was converted to a tanker in 1914.
Sailed from 1915 till 1917 for General Petroleum Co., New York.
Sold in 1917 to Norway.
MILLS, US, 2T (aft), (10)
3,107 GRT for Metropolitan Dredging Co., Perth Amboy, N.J., 293.0 x 52.5
Dredger built by Maryland Steel Co., Sparrow's Point, Md. (5) #29 93126
1909 - Ogden Mills, New York - reported in service as fish processing factory c. 1912
1914c - fitted with cylindrical tanks - converted to tanker
1915 - General Petroleum Co., New York
1917 - WELLINGTON, Nils M. Thomas, Christiania, NO
1917 - Sætveits Tankrederi A/S (J. Sætveit), Bergen
1921 - Rederi Janus A/S (J. A. Haarberg), Bergen
1924 - A/S Auctor (s/m)
1925 - DANUBIO, Ditta Luigi Ciarlo & C., Savona, IT
1925 - VOLGA, Danubio Soc. Anon. di Nav., Genoa
Burnt 12 Jan 1926, in 21.02 N - 59.28 E, voyage Abadan - Fiume, crude oil
The Miramar Ship Index for "MILLS"
[ 1914 converted to tanker]
- 1917 WELLINGTON -
1925 DANUBIO - 1925 VOLGA
Fire 21.02 N / 59.28 E on 12.01.1926 [ Voyage Abadan-Fiume, crude oil ]