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Name Official number Flag IMO
CEARA    BRA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1952  03/12/1951  12/03/1952 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blythswood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Glasgow   101 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
11237 grt / 6569 nrt / 16710 dwt 538 ft  69 ft 6 in  37 ft 3 in  29 ft 10 in 
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Machinery Aft. Oil Engine 2SA 5Cyl (670 mm x 2320 mm). 5600BHP. Doxford Opposed Piston type.
1-screw, 4 blades, 17 ft 6 in dia x 13 ft 0 in pitch 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Frota National de Petroleiros, Rio de Janeiro  Rio de Janeiro   
Other names
1953 FNP CEARA - 1954 CEARA - 1970 AVLOS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1954 Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., Rio de Janeiro
1970 Avlos Shipping Corporation, Monrovia 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1971  Bombed 12/12/1971 
Disposal Detail
02/10/1971 damaged by limpet mines at Chittagong, and bombed there 12/12/1971. 
 

 



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