FURNESS SHIPBUILDING COMPANY LTD., HAVERTON HILL

Name EMPIRE COBBETT
Type Tanker
Yard Number 350
Launched 19/11/1942
Completed 12/1942
Off. Number 164861
Engine builder Richardson Westgarth & Co. Ltd., West Hartlepool
Engine type T. 3 cyl.
GRT 9811
Length (feet) 483.8
Beam (feet) 68.3
First owner Ministry of War Transport (Eagle Oil & Shipping Co. Ltd.), Middlesbrough
   
History 1945 SAN WILFRIDO, Eagle Oil & Shipping Co. Ltd., London
   
Fate 10/11/1959 arrived at Hong Kong for breaking.

EMPIRE COBBETT from collection of the late Dick Parsons, courtesy of Malcolm Cranfield

EMPIRE COBBETT as SAN WILFRIDO

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