SWAN HUNTER SHIPBUILDERS LTD., HAVERTON HILL

Name LIVERPOOL BRIDGE
Type Ore/oil/bulk carrier
Yard Number 57
Launched 05/12/1975
Completed 06/1976
Off. Number 364425
Engine builder Harland & Wolff, Belfast
Engine type 2SA 8 cyl. Burmeister & Wain
GRT 91655
Length (feet) 965.3
Beam (feet) 145.3
First owner Bibby Tankers Ltd. (Bibby Bros. & Co.), Liverpool
History 1978 renamed DERBYSHIRE
   
Fate 08/09/1980 last reported in 25.18N 133.12E on passage Seven Islands for Kawasaki, subsequently sank in typhoon.

Fitting out, by Mike Ridgard

.... and leaving the river, by Ron Mapplebeck

.... and a set below by Michael Green

on the stocks 4/8/1975

fitting out 10/3/1976

and deck views from 16/5/1976

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