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Pure Oil Company / Union Oil Co
L.S. Wescoat - (1940-1965)
Build in 1898 as a bulker, named "William R. Linn", sold to Pure Oil in 1940 as "L.S. Wescoat",
converted to a tanker. Scrapped in Hamburg in 1965.
"William R. Linn".
"William R. Linn".
"William R. Linn".
L.S. Wescoat", here after conversion to a tanker.
"L.S. Wescoat".
"L.S. Wescoat".

Single The Miramar Ship Index for "WILLIAM R. LINN"
IDNo:
5520026
Year:
1898
Name:
WILLIAM R. LINN
Launch Date:
05.03.1898
Type:
Bulk carrier
Date of completion:
04.1898
Flag:
USA
Keel:

DWT:
Yard No:
32
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
121.9
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
14.7
Builder:
Chicago SB
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Chicago
Number ofscrews/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1Q-10

Owner as Completed:
C.W. Elphicke, Chicago

Subsequent History:
[ 1940 converted to tanker ] -
1940 L.S. WESCOAT

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at  Hamburg 19.07.1965.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
81597
5520026
5520026
1898
WILLIAM R. LINN
4329
C.W. Elphicke
81597
5520026
5520026
1898
L.S. WESCOAT
4329
1940
Pure Oil SS Co.