ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SUGAR TRANSPORTER
Type
VESSEL, CARGO
Date
1957
Official Number
187743
Description
Yard Number: 859

21 November 1957: Launched by Mrs Tate, wife of Mr J. F. P. Tate, a director of Silvertown Services Shipping Co. Ltd.

1966: Change of name to MALMI and of owners to Etaliä - Snomen Laiva O/Y, Helsinki, Finland.

6 December 1979: The MALMI sank on a voyage from Gdansk - Koverhar with a cargo of coke. She "capsized and sank in the Baltic Sea 40 miles NE of Gotska Sandon in lat. 58 48N, long. 20 21 E, after cargo shifted in heavy weather".
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
Silvertown Services Shipping Co. Ltd, London
Dimensions
length 370' x breadth 53' x depth 28'
gross tonnage 6550 tons

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