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Esso Mercia - (1967-1977)
See also : Launch Esso Mercia    ( Video ! )  &  Launch "Esso Mercia" August 18th, 1969    ( Photos ! )

See also : Drawing & GP of the "Esso Mercia"  &   More photos of the "Esso Mercia"

See also : Esso Mercia. New Esso Tanker has MST-14 Steam Turbine
"Esso Mercia" was build in 1967 and sold in 1977.
Scrapped in 1984 in Taiwan.
 
"Esso Mercia".
"Esso Mercia".
"Esso Mercia".
"Esso Mercia" steaming by.
( Photo thanks to Toby Young, his father made this picture )
 
"Esso Mercia".
 
"Esso Mercia".

Original Name
Esso Mercia
Type
-
Delivered
01-12-1967
IMO No
6725353
Builder & Yard
A.G. »Weser«, Bremen, Germany
Yard No
1359
Engine
Steam
KW
-
GRT
87802
NTR
-
DWT
169496
LOA
307,90
LBP
289,00
Beam
44,60
Draft
17,98
Depth
23,30
Other names and history
1983 Scrapped at Kaohsiung
Scrapped
01-10-1984

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO MERCIA"
IDNo:
6725353
Year:
1967
Name:
ESSO MERCIA
Keel:
17.10.1966
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
18.08.1967
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
01.12.1967

Tons:
87802
Link:
-
DWT:
169496
Yard No:
1359
Length overall:
307.9
Ship Design:
LPP:
289.0
Country of build:
DEU
Beam:
44.6
Builder:
Weser
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Bremen
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16.5

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 01.10.1984.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
334738
6725353
6725353
1967
ESSO MERCIA
87802
Esso Petroleum Co Ltd.
334738
6725353
6725353
1967
ESSO MERCIA
87802
1982
Petroleum Nasional Bhd.