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Imperial Oil Shipping Co., Ltd.
Imperial Malden - (1946-1946)
Unfortunaly no picture available, anyone ?????

For info and see her also as : Imperial Halifax - (1946-1969)

Additional Information :

Registry & Rig Information
Vessel Name:
EMPIRE MALDON
Nationality
U.K.
Official Number:
181129
Rig:
Propeller

Dimensions & Tonnage
Vessel Length:
343.42
Gross Tonnage:
3734.00
Vessel Width:
48.25
Net Tonnage:
0.00
Vessel Height
26.42
Hull Material:
Steel
Masts:
Hull Number:
00766

Builder Information
Place of Build:
Sunderland, Great Britain
Builder:
Laing, Sir James & Sons, Ltd.
Date of Build
1946

Name Changes
Vessel Name:
Date:
Registry
Official #
IMPERIAL HALIFAX
1946 - 1969
CANADA
181129
CONGAR
1969 - 1978
CANADA
181129

Ownership Changes
Owner Name
Date
Registry
Official #
Ministry of War Transport
London, England
1946 - 1946
U.K.
181129
Imperial Oil Co., Ltd.
Toronto, Ont. Canada
1946 - 1969
CANADA
181129
Johnstone Shipping, Ltd.
Toronto, Ont. Canada
1969 - 1978
CANADA
181129

Disposition
Scrapped at Hamilton, Ontario, 1978. Departed Toronto, Ont., in tow, for Hamilton, Ont., on October 26, 1977, for scrapping by United Metals, Ltd.

History
Used by Imperial Oil, Ltd., on Maritime Provinces-East Coast trade. As CONGAR: Struck and destroyed No. 2 fender boom, Eisenhower Lock, Seaway, on September 29, 1970, holding up traffic for a few hours. Ran aground in St. Lawrence River, near Wilson, Ont., December 18, 1971; released December 20th.