Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      SAN LEONARDO
Arrived:1961
Departed:Before 2 September 1961
Career:Built as T2 tanker BRYCE CANYON. Renamed TURBINELLUS-1947, SAN LEONARDO-1949.
Broken up Dalmuir 2 Sep 1961

It is not now thought this vessel was laid up in the Blackwater. Voyage Record Card Jan 1957 to July 1959 does not include her. Later card gives Arrived Lough Swilly 6 March 1960 from Rotterdam. Arrived Glasgow 2 September 1961 from Lough Swilly.

Tonnage:10,448 gross
Built:1944
Type:Tanker
Owner:Eagle Oil
Official No:181767
ID2246965

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