Paul Messenger
Master Mariner
Ship Particulars
NAME OF VESSEL
British Avon
COMPANY
BP Shipping Ltd
 
TYPE
Products Tanker
YEAR/YARD
1972, Scotts Greenock
FLAG
British
PORT OF REGISTRY
 
CALL SIGN
GPIG
OFFICIAL  NUMBER
343240
LENGTH OVER ALL
171.117m/560ft
LENGTH BP
n/a
BREADTH
24.99m/82ft
SUMMER DRAFT
9.58m/32ft
SUMMER FREEBOARD
3.03m/10ft
DEADWEIGHT
25,619t
GROSS TONNAGE
15,540
NET TONNAGE
9,551
LIGHT DISPLACEMENT
6,540t
CLASSIFICATION
Lloyds
 
 
 
 
MAIN ENGINES
Sulzer 6 RND 76
OUTPUT
748.7kw
SERVICE SPEED
15kts
BOW THRUSTER
none
 
 
 
 
DATES ON BOARD
19/10/84 - 23/2/85
 
 
 
 
 
 
TRADING AREAS
NW Europe, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Persian Gulf
 
 
Captain    M Dunning
C/O          CB Amos, FE Uren
2/O          TL Cullen, IT Wake
3/O          JW Goddard, MF Orchard, AD
Rodford                  PM Cross
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