ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
GRANGEMOUTH
Construction
STEEL
Type
COASTAL TANKER
Date
1968
Official Number
335821
Description
Yard Number: 938
Launched: Thursday 25 April 1968

Coastal Motor Tanker - Machinery aft

Renamed: BP WARRIOR (1976); BORDER WARRIOR (1999)

VEE Oil 4 stroke single acting 12 cylinder engine of 1250 B.H.P. with reverse reduction geared. Polar by Nydqvist & Holm A/B Trollhatten, Norway.
3 generators.
1 water tube domestic boiler 150lbs p.s.i.

1977-78 Lloyd's List gives change of name to BP WARRIOR as from 1976 and owners as BP Oil Ltd, BP House, Victoria Street, London, SWE 5NJ.
1991-92: Lloyd's List gives same owners but vessel has had new engines installed in November 1987: Alpha Diesel 8L23, 8 cylinder 4 stroke, single acting oil engine of 1468 B.H.P. Manufactured by MAN-B&W Diesel A/S, Frederikshavn, Denmark. Controllable pitch propeller. New water-tube boiler installed in October 1981.
2005-06 Lloyd's List gives change of name to BORDER WARRIOR as from 1999 and owner still BP Oil Ltd, Managed by BP Shipping Ltd.
2004 Scrapped in Santander, Spain.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
Shell Mex And Bp Ltd
Dimensions
length 235' x breadth 40' x depth 16'
gross tonnage: 1529 ton

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