ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ELEUTHERA
Construction
STEEL
Type
VESSEL, CARGO
Date
1959
Official Number
301303
Description
Yard Number: 868
Date of Launch: 12 January 1959

Subsequent Names: MIMI M

Managed by: Furness Ship Management Ltd, 1968 onwards

Info from Burntisland & Hall Russell Group Journal 26 (2), p42-43:
Naming cermony performed by Mrs J. J. Gawne. Sister vessel to CIENFUEGOS.
Intneded for new pacific Steam Poute - U.K. ports (Liverpool, London, Cardiff and Hull) to Nassan (Bahamas) and Cuban ports, and returning via Bermuda.
Photos (Journal 26 (2):
(1) Mrs Gawne, Mr H. Leslie Bowes and Sir Wilfred Ayre
(2) Leaving the ways
(3) In charge of tugs after launching
(4) Diagram of profile of completed ELEUTHERA
(5) On sea trials (Journal 26 (3) p64)

1971: Change of owners to Seahunter Shipping Co. Ltd, Cyprus.
1972: Renamed MIMI M
1975-76: Last mention in Lloyd's Register

Broken up at Gadani Beach, Pakistan November 1984.
(Source: ShipSpotting.com)
Shipowner
Pacific Steam Navigation Co., Liverpool
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 360'11" x breadth 54'2" x depth 33'4"
Gross Tonnage: 5407 ton

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