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Name Official number Flag IMO
BALLYMENA  185550  GBR  5034886 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1954  05/04/1954  06/1954 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
James Lamont & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Castle  380 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1356 grt / 639 nrt / 1700 dwt 229.5 ft  38.1 ft  13.8 ft   
Engine builder Aitchison, Blair Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
1-screw T.3-cyl. (16½", 27" & 45" x 33") 950 IHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Kelly Ltd., (J. G. Christie, manager), Belfast.   Belfast   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1955 Douglas Watson appointed as manager.
1970 Dudley Barry appointed as manager.
 
Vessel history
1951 Ordered as CRUMLIN; Launched as BALLYMENA  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1971  Broken Up 08/07/1971 
Disposal Detail
1971 Shipbreaking Industries Ltd., for demolition at Faslane.
08/07/1971 Arrived at Faslane.
 
 

 



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