S.S. Eastern Sun
S.S. Eastern Sun 7/22/72: From the Collection of Dave Boone
Sun Ship Hull #: 594 Contract Date: 1/22/52
Keel Laid: 10/14/55 Time on Ways (M/D): 7/12
Date Delivered: 7/29/55 Time in Wet Basin (M/D): 2/3
Total Time Bldg.: 9/15 Promised Delivery Date:  
D.W.T.: 30,200 Propulsion: stm/turbine
H.P.: 13,500 Speed: 16.5 knots
Sponsor: Mrs. Frank Markley Delivery Price:  
Bbls. Capacity: 251,114 launch date: 5/28/55
Previous Owner:   Previous Name:  
Date Purchased:   Date Sold:
Subsequent Owner: Cove Shipping Subsequent Name: COVE MARINER
length: 615' beam: 64'
deep: 45'  Class: ABS
    GWT: 18810
IMO Number: 5096212    
Broken up: Kaohsiung  on 11/29/1984
Collection of Tom Newburn

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