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VIC 48

 

Builder R.Dunston, Thorne
Official Nr 180392
Yard Nr 460
Launched 25/11/1944
Delivered 1/1945
Length 66.8 ft
Beam 18.4 ft
Gross 96 tons
Deadweight 140 tons
Engine Oil
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One of a batch of 9 motor powered VICs built by Dunstons and first registered at Hull in 1944. Shipped to Singapore as deck cargo on the "Empire Admiral" before being moved to Calcutta in 1947. She moved back to Singapore in 1949 and in October 1961 she was sunk by naval gunfire as a target ship..

CIVIL USE

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