Name

EMPIRE FANE

Type

Cargo Ship

Launched

04/08/1944

Completed

09/1944

Yard no.

421

Tonnages

411 grt, 178 nrt, 450 dwt

Length / beam/ draft

142.2 x 27.0 x 8.5 ft

O.N.

180123

Engine Builder

Blackstone & Co. Ltd., Stamford : 1950 Newbury Diesel Co. Ltd., Newbury

Engines

Oil 7cyl 4SA : 1950 6cyl 2SA 'G' type

 

 

First owner

Ministry of War Transport - General Steam Navigation Co.  Ltd., London

History

07/1946 F. T. Everard & Sons Ltd., London; renamed FLUIDITY

 

12/1960 Gaselee & Son Ltd., London; renamed APAR

 

 

Fate

12/1960 engine removed, used as a mooring barge.

 

EMPIRE FANE as FLUIDITY ....

.... and as a mooring and storage barge APAR (behind the tug)

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