African Shell

About

Completed 1944 as Chant 6 for Ministery of War. 1946 transferred to Shell East Africa and renamed African Shell. 1955 sold to Vemicos Shipping Greece and renamed Motol II. 1958 sold to Nicolaos and renamed Despina Politi. 1986 scrapped Greece.

Information
Also known as
Chant 6
Motol II
Despina Politi
IMO number
5089128
Call sign
VSXN
Construction number
440
Tonnage
408 ton
Beam
9m
Length overall
49m
Year of construction
1944
Year of renaming/broken up
1986
Service for Shell
1946 to 1955
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
Andrew Beattie ... radio officer 1947 to 1948