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Tankers (1920-1929)
Chesapeake (2) - (1928-1950)
See her also as : Esso Aberdeen (1) - (1950-1953)

The second "Chesapeake" was build in 1928 by Workman, Clark & Co., Ltd., Belfast.
 
"Chesapeake (2)".

Additional Information from the Starke & Schell Ships-registers ;

CHESAPEAKE - 1928    BR    1M (aft)     (11)
     8,955 GRT for Anglo-American Oil Co., Ltd., Belfast     476.8 x 63.8
         Tanker built by Workman, Clark & Co., Ltd., Belfast   (1)    #494    148155
1950 - ESSO ABERDEEN, Esso Petroleum Co., Ltd. (Esso Transportation Co., Ltd.), Belfast
Broken up at Faslane by Metal Industries, Ltd.,  arrived 28.9.1953.

The Miramar Ship Index for "CHESAPEAKE"
IDNo:
1148155
Year:
1928
Name:
CHESAPEAKE
Launch Date:
24.11.1927
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
01.1928
Flag:
GBR
Keel:

DWT:
Yard No:
494
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
145.3
Country of build:
UK
Beam:
19.4
Builder:
Workman Clark
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Belfast
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D-11

Subsequent History:
1950 ESSO ABERDEEN

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Faslane 28.09.1953

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
148155
1148155
1928
CHESAPEAKE
8955
Anglo-American Oil
148155
1148155
1928
ESSO ABERDEEN
8955
1950
Esso Petroleum Co