ABIQUA


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
244412
Shipyard
Alabama Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
LNG Liquefied Natural Gas
MARAD Type
T2-SE-A1
Ship Length
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Beam
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
6134 tons
Gross Tons
10172 tons
Cargo Capacity
141158 barrels
Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Scrapped

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Vessel Name History

ABIQUA

Mission

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Sale
9/21/1946 Vessel sold to Cities Service Oil Co. for commercial operation.
Entry
12/15/1954 Vessel entered Wilmington Reserve Fleet; presumably MARAD takes title at this time.
Withdrawal
11/10/1956 Vessel withdrawn for US Navy operation
Transfer
12/14/1956 Vessel transferred to US Navy
Acquisition
9/30/1957 MARAD takes title of the vessel from US Navy
Transfer
4/12/1968 Transferred to Winco Tankers, Inc. as part of the vessel exchange program.
Withdrawal
4/22/1968 Transferred to Winco Tankers, Inc. as part of the vessel exchange program for Pocono, under contract MA-45-13. Vessel was later converted to a bulk carrier
Disposition
3/1/1972 Sold to Mercury Steamship Company, Inc.
Transferred
12/7/1973 Transferred to Cypriot Flag
Scrapped
9/1/1978 Scrapped.

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