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Photographer:frtrfred [View profile]Title:BRITAMOILAdded:Jun 01, 2011
Location:Port Huron, United States
Photo Category: Tankers built before 1970
Built 1931 by Furness Shipbuilding Co Ltd Haverton Hill-on-Tees,England for British-American Oil Co 258'x43'3"x18'One of 4 sister ships built for the Great Lakes-Seaway and east coast Sold to Gayport Shipping 1948 and to Hall Corporation of Canada and renamed ISLAND TRANSPORT (1) in 1959. Sold Itallian and renamed ELBA in 1963 Photo April 1959 at Port Huron,Mi by Richard Duncan from the Lake Huron Lore collection
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Island Transport (Until 1963)
- Britamoil (Until 1959)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tanker
Gross tonnage:1,983 tons
Summer DWT:2,844 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1931
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (4)

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Chris Howell on Jun 08, 2011 05:24 (9 years ago)
First class, the historicals keep coming !
frtrfred on Jun 02, 2011 14:17 (9 years ago)
Thanks for the kind words Magogman !!
I have a "few"more to come-Fred
Magogman on Jun 02, 2011 04:46 (9 years ago)
Amazing-and excellent- photos you are posting tonight!!!!!!!!!!!
Mr. DOT on Jun 01, 2011 21:59 (9 years ago)
I'am old enough to remember the BA gas pump! mrdot.
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