|Photographer:||Gordy [View profile]||Title:||ELMORE||Added:||Aug 14, 2015|
||General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Under 3000gt)|
1949 - 87
Australian - ANL Shipping Co.
584 gross tons, 264 net.
Lbd: 182"10" x 29'7" x 11'2". General cargo vessel built as the Elmore by Walkers Ltd., Maryborough, Queensland for the Australian Shipping Board. Single screw, diesel engine 10.5 knots. February 1957 transferred to the Australian National Line. January 1965 sold to John Burke Ltd., Australia and renamed Waiben.
April 1966 sold to Bougainville Trading Co Ltd., Papua New Guinea and renamed in 1966 Nukumamu. 1970 sold to Bougainville Trading Co (1970) Pty Ltd., Papua New Guinea. 1973 sold to Morehead Shipping Pty Ltd., Papua New Guinea. 1975 sold to Sulpicio Lines Inc., Philippines and renamed Dona Lily. Deleted from registry 1990 believed scrapped Philippines by 1987. Deleted from register 1990
Information supplied by John E. Hoskin www.flotilla-australia.com/
Photo Credits: William T Barber Collection Vic Australia