ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
CALEDONIAN COAST
Type
COASTER
Date
1948
Official Number
182018
Description
Yard Number: 803

Launched 30th September 1947, Naming ceremony by Mrs R. A. Fairley, wife of Director & General Manager of ship owning company. Built for general cargo and ten passengers.

Renamed: MAKALLA (1967); AHMADI COAST (1968)

Transferred from the Aberdeen Steam Navigation Co. to Coast Lines Ltd in July 1948 (for Liverpool-Dublin-South Coast-London sailings).
In April 1967, on long term charter to T & J Brocklebank Ltd, Liverpool (for service between Liverpool and the Mediterranean). Renamed MAKALLA.
In November 1968, sold to Alomar Mechanical Engineering Co. Kuwait and renamed AHMADI COAST.
In 1970, sold to Kuwait Coast Line Co. Kuwait.
8 April 1974 - arrived at Carthagena, Spain for breaking up.
Owner
Coast Lines Ltd, Liverpool
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 261' x breadth 40 1/12' x depth 15 3/6'
Gross Tonnage: 1265 ton

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