SUN XIX (1956)

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SUN XIX (1956)

Post by yorkieman » Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:32 pm

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Re: SUN XIX (1956)

Post by Bill Harvey » Mon Oct 17, 2011 8:09 pm

SUN XIX (1956 - 1969)
O.N. 187480. 192g. 0n. 107' 2" x 25' 11" x 11' 8¾".
6-cyl. 4 S.C.S.A. (15" x 20") 6VLBXM type engine by Ruston & Hornsby Ltd, Lincoln. 1,170bhp.
24.5.1956: Launched by Philip & Son Ltd., Dartmouth (Yard No. 1289) for W. H. J. Alexander Ltd.
10.1956: Completed.
7.11.1956: Delivered.
27.1.1969: Sold to London Tugs Ltd., (Ship Towage (London) Ltd., managers).
1.1.1975: Owners acquired by the Alexandra Towing Company Ltd, Liverpool.
28.4.1976: Owners restyled as Alexandra Towing Company (London) Ltd.
1979: Sold to Rimorchiatori Napoletani S. M., Italy and renamed SOLE PRIMO.
15.8.1996: Arrived at Aliaga for demolition.
26.8.1996: Izzet Sari Gemi, commenced work at Sokum.

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