Tomocyclus

About

Completed 1944 as Capitol Reef for U.S.M.C. 1947 purchased by STUK and renamed Tomocyclus. 1954 to La Corona. 4-1960 laid-up Lough Swilly. 26-5-1961 arrived Dalmuir for scrap. Model 3D print Capitol Reef made by Frank van Rooijen.

Information
Also known as
Capitol Reef
IMO number
2247052
Call sign
PIAF
Construction number
113
Tonnage
16.478 ton
Beam
21m
Length overall
169m
Year of construction
1944
Year of renaming/broken up
1961
Service for Shell
1947 to 1961
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Comments

Sailors

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
07/05/2015 - 14:11 Derek Peter Franklin

Whilst serving on the Tomocyclus 1948/49, we visited Texas, where an American asked me if I was off the British ship Tomato bicycle or such name.