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Esso Westminster - (1954-1972)
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"Esso Westminster" was build in 1954, seen here loading in Amuay Bay.
( Photograph by Oscar Chuter )
"Esso Westminster" seen here underway in a calm sea.
Sold to Cyprus as "Kikis". Renamed "Windjammer" in 1973. Sold in 1973 as "Windtides", Liberia.
12.11.1975 Arrived Santander for breaking up.
( Photograph by Oscar Chuter )
 
"Esso Westminster".
 
"Esso Westminster", photographed by the late Richard Parsons at Avonmouth, Bristol, Uk, in the 1960's
( Photo Copyright John D.Hill )
 
"Esso Westminster".
 
"Esso Westminster".
 "Esso Westminster" in Dry-dock Nr. 4 at Shipyard NDSM, Amsterdam, March 16th, 1959.

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO WESTMINSTER"
IDNo:
5108754
Year:
1954
Name:
ESSO WESTMINSTER
Launch Date:
24.09.1953
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
02.1954
Flag:
GBR
Keel:

Tons:
17554
Link:
-
DWT:
26704
Yard No:
1011
Length overall:
191.9
Ship Design:
LPP:
182.9
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
25.2
Builder:
Vickers-Armstrongs
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Barrow
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16.5

Subsequent History:
1972 KIKIS - 1972 WINDJAMMER - 1973 WINDTIDES.

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Santander 13.11.1975.

History:
ON  
LR/IMO  
ID  
Year
Name  
Tons  
Change  
Owner
5108754
5108754
1954
ESSO WESTMINSTER
17554
Esso Petroleum Co.
5108754
5108754
1954
KIKIS
17540
1972
Zela Sg Co.
5108754
5108754
1954
WINDJAMMER
17540
1972
Zela Sg Co.
5108754
5108754
1954
WINDTIDES
17540
1973
Coastal States
"Esso Westminster".
"Esso Westminster".
 
"Esso Westminster".
"Esso Westminster".
"Esso Westminster".
"Esso Westminster".
"Esso Westminster" with rip in hull.
"Esso Westminster" with rip in hull.
"Esso Westminster".
 
"Esso Westminster".
 
"Esso Westminster" at Tynemouth.
 
"Windtides", ex. "Windjammer", ex. "Kikis", ex. "Esso Westminster".