ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ENUGU
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAMER, CARGO
Date
1948
Description
Yard Number: 802

According to Shipbuilding and Shipping Record, this vessel was launched on 1st August 1948.

Vessel named by Mrs W.L. Watson
(Source: Burntisland and Hall Russel Shipyard Journals)

Lost 1955-56 'The TAWAFA BALEWA succeeds the Hall Russell built AJASA recently sold by the Nigerian Government, which in turn replaced the Hall Russell-built ENUGA [sic] lost some years ago'
(Source: Burntisland Shipbuilding Journal 26, no. 4, page 104)

Ran aground 25/06/1955 at the mouth of the Niger River, near Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
(Source: www.wrecksite.eu)
Owner
Government of Nigeria, Lagos
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 324 5/6' x breadth 45 5/6' x depth 21 1/12'
Gross Tonnage: 3028 ton

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