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Esso Cambridge - (1954-1967)
"Esso Cambridge"
Built 1954 by Cammell Laird & Co (S.B. & Eng.) Ltd, Birkenhead.
1967 Sold to Cosmopolitan Shipping Co S.A. Monrovia "Stephanie Conway”.
1971 Sold to Mainland Shipping Co, Monrovia. 1974 renamed “Destiny”.
1976 Sold to Greek breakers at Piraeus, where laid up from 6/3/1975.
 
"Esso Cambridge".
( Photo collection Morten Bjørndalen )

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO CAMBRIDGE"
IDNo:
5107073
Year:
1954
Name:
ESSO CAMBRIDGE
Launch Date:
19.03.1954
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
09.1954
Flag:
GBR
Keel:

Tons:
17523
Link:
-
DWT:
26609
Yard No:
1231
Length overall:
191.9
Ship Design:
LPP:
182.9
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
25.2
Builder:
Cammell Laird
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Birkenhead
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1967 STEPHANIE CONWAY - 1971 TRIPOLI - 1974 DESTINY

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Piraeus 09.1976 [ Helliniki Dialytria Ploion Jemini ]

ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
186122
5107073
5107073
1954
ESSO CAMBRIDGE
17523
Esso Petroleum Co.
2881
5107073
5107073
1954
STEPHANIE CONWAY
17524
1967
G. Conway
2881
5107073
5107073
1954
TRIPOLI
17524
1971
J.C. Page
2881
5107073
5107073
1954
DESTINY
17524
1974
E.O. Panagopoulos

"Esso Cambridge".
"Esso Cambridge".
"Esso Cambridge".
"Esso Cambridge".
 
"Esso Cambridge".
Another one of the Esso Petroleum Company tankers wgich often came to Hull was te Esso Cambridge.
The tanker is arriving at Saltend on Decmber 15, 1961, under the care of three tugs . Build in 1954, the
Esso Cambridge was 628 feet long and 26.609 tons deadweight tons.
Photo from a Newspaper Saturday 16th November, 1996.
( Thanks to Dave Light )
 
"Esso Cambridge".
 
"Stephanie Conway", ex. "Esso Cambridge".
( Photo thanks to Jorgen Lonn )