Tanea (1)

About

Completed 1950 as Tanea for Shell New Zealand. 1964 transferred to STUK for Singapore area. 31-1-1972 arrived Jurong for scrapping.

Information
IMO number
5352082
Call sign
ZMDA / GNGU
Construction number
231
Tonnage
3.060 ton
Beam
14m
Length overall
101m
Year of construction
1950
Year of renaming/broken up
1972
Service for Shell
1950 to 1972
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Comments

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
Brian Keith Mountjoy assistant steward 1950 asst/steward. delivery voyage. arrived wgton oct. 1950.
Jan Janata master 1953 to 1963 Master Pat Williams. His daughter sailed in all school holidays 1955-1962.
Jack Bore deck officer 1957 to 1959 relieving deck officer
Sheila Bore passenger 1958 to 1959 Accompanying husband (Jack Bore)
F.H. Roe 3rd officer 1958 to 1960
Stuart George Lye 4th engineer, 3rd engineer 1959 to 1960 relieving 4/eng; 3/eng
Brian Tony Withers 2nd mate 1964
James W. Crosby fireman 1964
Iain Moffatt extra 2nd engineer 1966 motor time
Clem Smyth radio officer 1966 to 1967
Paul Lach radio officer 1967
Alexander David... 2nd mate 1968 first trip!
Arthur R. Geake chief officer 1968
David J Conway chief officer 1968 to 1969
Gordon Rich 4th engineer 1968 to 1969
Alan Hoare uncertificated 3rd mate 1969
Frank Robertson 2nd engineer 1970
Kevin Blackburn 4th engineer 1971 to 1972 1st trip
Douglas M.C. Renton master 1971
Nigel Draffin 2 apprentice engineer 1971 1 week ex Amastra

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
02/07/2011 - 15:57 Douglas M.C. Renton

Unfortunately on this voyage, my first command, we knocked down number seven jetty, in Pulau Bukom, Singapore! It took two weeks to repair the ship, about a year to replace the jetty!