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Name Official number Flag IMO
CASTOR    NOR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1951  15/10/1951  12/1951 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow Scotstoun  469 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
11117 grt / 6430 nrt / 16350 dwt 514.2 ft  67.4 ft  37.2 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Motor 2SCSA 4cyl(29.5 x 98.8ins), Doxford type, 1052mn 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Det Bergenske D/S, Bergen  Bergen   
Other names
1960 NORSK SKALD - 1964 GEZINA BROVIG 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1960 Mil Tankrederi A/S - Norsk Braendselolje, Oslo
1964 A/S Selvaagbygg - Th. Brovig, Farsund 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1970  Sank 03/01/1970 
Disposal Detail
Sank in 22.46N - 68.48W on a voyage from Aruba to Bucksport after an engine-room explosion which resulted in the hull being pierced by a piston. 
 

 



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