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Esso Hibernia - (1970-1983)
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"Esso Hibernia" was build in 1970 and scrapped in 1983, seen at Swan Hunter, Wallsend.
 
"Esso Hibernia".
 
"Esso Hibernia", seen at Swan Hunter, Wallsend.
 
"Esso Hibernia", pictured fitting out while alongside at Swan Hunter's yard, Wallsend in the summer of 1970.
( Photo Copyright Mike Wood )
"Esso Hibernia".
( Photo collection Niels Kleis Frederiksen )
 
"Esso Hibernia", 126,539 G.T. built in 1970 by Swan Hunter at Wallsend on Tyne.
Seen at Fawley on 18/10/81. Scrapped 1983.
( Photo collection John Jones )
 
"Esso Hibernia", seen at Fawley on 18/10/81.
( Photo collection John Jones )
 
"Esso Hibernia", seen at Fawley on 18/10/81.
( Photo collection John Jones )
 
"Esso Hibernia".
"Esso Hibernia".
 
"Esso Hibernia".
( John Sins collection )
 
"Esso Hibernia", at Europoort, Rotterdam, summer 1981.
( Photo Copyright Jörg Seyler )
 
"Esso Hibernia", at Europoort, Rotterdam, summer 1981.
( Photo Copyright Jörg Seyler )

Original Name
Esso Hibernia
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-12-70
IMO No
7015999
Builder & Yard
Swan Hunter Shipbuilders Ltd., Wallsend, Great Brittan
Yard No
W4
Engine
Steam
KW
23872
GRT
126539
NTR
98220
DWT
254277
LOA
347,81
LBP
329,22
Beam
51,90
Draft
19,98
Depth
25,61
Other names and history
1983 Scrapped at Kaohsiung
Scrapped
25-04-1983

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO HIBERNIA"
IDNo:
7015999
Year:
1970
Name:
ESSO HIBERNIA
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
06.04.1970
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
01.12.1970

Tons:
126539
Link:
-
DWT:
250262
Yard No:
4
Length overall:
348.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.7
Country of build:
UK
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Swan Hunter
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Wallsend
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 25.04.1983.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
341171
7015999
7015999
1970
ESSO HIBERNIA
126539
-
Esso Petroleum Co Ltd.