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Name Official number Flag IMO
WAVE KING   169897  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1944  06/04/1944  07/1944 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd., Govan   1222 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
8159 grt / 4545 nrt / 473.8 ft  64.3 ft  35.4 ft   
Engine builder Parsons Marine Turbine Co. Ltd., Newcastle
Engine detail
2xSteam Turbines DR geared to one screw shaft. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty - Royal Fleet Auxiliary  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Ordered as EMPIRE SHEBA for Ministry of War Transport
Royal Fleet Auxiliary. (A.264). 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1960  Broken Up 16/04/1960 
Disposal Detail
03/1960 sold to H. G. Pounds, Portsmouth and then sold on to BISCO.
16/04/1960 arrived for breaking at Barrow.  
 

 



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