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Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 4:08 pm
by Alan Hughes
Registered: LR43-44:08299 /LR47-48:08012 /LR50-51:66292
(GBR)ON 161712
781 GRT, 290 NRT, L63,20m, B12,60m, D3,27m (207.3'x41.4'x12.8')
2 scr, 2x T3cyl by "Bremer Vulkan", 275nhp-1300ihp total

1914: Built by "Nüscke & Co AG" at Stettin (DEU) (YN 242)
1914: delivered to "Norddeutscher Lloyd" at Bremen (DEU)
(DEU flag, regd Bremen)
1930 -xx/11: To "Argo Shipping Agency" and "NDL - Nord Deutscher Lloyd AG" at Southampton (GBR), mng "ATCL - Alexandra Towing Co Ltd", renamed GREETINGS
1933: To "Southampton Steam Ship Co Ltd" at Southampton (GBR)
(GBR flag, regd Southampton, ON 161712, c/s GJLY, 984 GRT, 503 NRT)
1946: To "OTS - Overseas Towage & Salvage Co Ltd" at London, stationed at Southampton (GBR)
1947 -xx/06: To "Société Cherbourgeoise de Remorquage et de Sauvetage" at Cherbourg (FRA), renamed LA BRETONNIÈRE
(FRA flag, regd Cherbourg, 781 GRT, 290 NRT)
1969 -xx/05: sold for breaking up at Le Havre (FRA)

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