Name EMPIRE FARJEON
Type Dry Cargo
Year 1944
GRT 410
Engines Motor (aft)
Builder GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. LTD.
At GOOLE
Launch date 18-10-1944
Yard number 430
Owners Ministry of War Transport, Goole.
History Laid down as CHANT 37/FABRIC 37. 1946 DRAKEDENE of Drakelow S.S.Co., Cardiff. 1966 VIVIAN under Greek flag, converted to a tanker in 1968 and engaged in supplying water to Spetsai Island.
Fate Still registered in 2006.

 

EMPIRE FARJEON as DRAKEDENE

.... and as VIVIAN, photo copyright Jim McFaul and previously published in 'Coastal Shipping' ... with thanks

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