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Athel Line

Sugar Line Ships

SUGAR LINE INDEX PAGE

 

1950s

 

Five sisters

Motor cargo Ships

Built by Hall Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen, for Silvertown Services, London

Twin British Polar M48M engines; 3,000 bhp, at 300 rpm;

single-screw reducing gear

 

SUGAR IMPORTER

Built 1955

4024 grt

Yard Nr. 847

For Silvertown Services Ltd.

1962 Sugar line Ltd.

1963 USKPORT  R. W. Jones & Co, Newport, Monmouth

1967 LAROCHE  Cie. Maritime et Commerciale du Sud-Ouest, France

1973 MACEDONIA   Nigrita Cia Nav SA. Greece

1977  MACEDONIA  Macedonia Cia Nav SA, Greece

1978  MACEDONIA  Nigrita Cia Nav SA, Greece

1979  MACEDONIA  Sunteam Mar. Co SA, Greece

1980 Arrived Inverkeithing, Scotland, 22 Jan for demolition by T.W. Ward Ltd.

 

Sugar Importer (1955)

 

SUGAR PRODUCER 

Built 1957 

5088 grt

Yard Nr. 858

For Silvertown Services Ltd.

1963  Sugar line Ltd.

1966 INSCO PRODUCER   Insco Lines Ltd., Liberia

1971 GALAXY FAITH   Lyra Shipping Co Ltd., Cyprus

1976  NICOLAS P  Latine Shipping Co. Ltd., Cyprus

1980  TARA             Taro Marine Co. Ltd., Cyprus

Arrived at Taranto, Italy, 29 Sept. 1982 for demolition

Sugar Producer ( 1957)

Photograph Courtesy of Joe McMillan

 

SUGAR TRANSPORTER 

1958

5078 gt.

Yard Nr  859

For Silvertown Services Shipping Ltd.

1963  Sugar Line Ltd.

1966 MALMI   Etela-Suomen Laiva O/Y, Finland

Foundered 6 December 1979 in position 58.48N : 20.21E

 

Sugar Transporter (1958)

 

SUGAR REFINER  

1958

5104 grt.

Yard Nr 866

for Silvertown Services Shipping Ltd.

1963  Sugar Line Ltd.

1967  ARKADIA   Etela-Suomen Laiva O/Y, Finland

1972  IRENES FAITH     Lagadia Mar. Ltd., Cyprus

1974 ELARKADIA          Westhampton Nav. Corp., Greece

1978  NAVISAILOR        Lenake Shipping Co. Ltd., Cyprus

1978  SAILOR II              Lenake Shipping Co. Ltd., Cyprus

1979  MOLLY                 Cia Pinares de Nav SA,  Panama

1979   MOLLY                Irenkamar SA, Panama

Arrived at Split, Yugoslavia, 3 February 1986 for demolition

 

Sugar Refiner

 

SUGAR CARRIER 

1960 

GSN 20082959 

ON 301089 

6,358 grt

Yard Nr  871

For Sugar Line Ltd.

1969 VALLILA  Etela-Suomen Laiva O/Y, Finland

1976 ELMINER     Ca de Nav. Elminer, Panama

1980  OMEGA LEROS   Leros Shipping Co. Ltd., Greece

1983  MARINER    Proceteer Mar. Inc., Honduras

Arrived at Gadani Beach, Pakistan, 16 March 1985 for demolition

 

Sugar Carrier (1960)

Photograph Courtesy of Joe McMillan



 

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