MAKENI PALM (BRITISH ROVER) - 1951

MAKENI PALM (BRITISH ROVER) - 1951

Postby northeast » Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:33 pm

1951, 6137grt
J. L. Thompson, Sunderland (665) as BRITISH ROVER for BP
1961 MAKENI PALM, Palm Line and converted to vegetable oil tanker
MAKENIPALM1951.jpg

1967 KERKENNAH, Panama flag
1971 PALAU, Italian
Broken up at Brindisi, arrived 11/6/1978
Cheers, George
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Re: MAKENI PALM (BRITISH ROVER) - 1951

Postby fitter » Sun Mar 10, 2013 7:43 pm

Doxford 600LB3 engine, no 277.
One in a series of three at the yard, others:
664 British Navigator, Doxford 600LB3 engine no 276
669 British Warrior, Doxford 600LB3 engine no 278
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Re: MAKENI PALM (BRITISH ROVER) - 1951

Postby teesships » Mon Sep 14, 2015 8:20 pm

50 YEARS AGO TODAY!

Liverpool, 14 September 1965:
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