Willowbank details…last pupose built ship for the Bank Line after approx 100 years of worldwide trading…

NameOfficial numberFlagIMOWILLOWBANK 388473 GBR 7817103 Year builtDate launchedDate completed1980 19/02/1980 07/1980 Vessel typeVessel descriptionCargo Container Ship Steel Motor Vessel  BuilderYardYard noSmith’s Dock Company Ltd., South Bank and Stockton 1345  

TonnageLengthBreadthDepthDraft18236 grt / 9478 nrt / 16511 dwt171.13 m 26.55 m 15.73 m 9.36 m Engine builderJ. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd.Engine detailOil 2SA 6cyl (900 x 1800mm) B&W, 20460bhp, 1 screw 

First ownerFirst port of registerRegistration dateBank Line Ltd. (Andrew Weir & Co.), London London  Other names1988 MANDOWI – 1989 CALIFORNIA STAR – 1996 SEA ELEGANCE – 2003 GOLDEN GATE Subsequent owner and registration history 1985 Royal Bank Leasing Ltd.
1988 Austasia Maritime Pte. Ltd., Singapore
1989 Blue Star Line Ltd., Bahamas 
1996 Pacific International Lines, Singapore 
2003 Four Seasons Maritime, Panama 
by 2008 Sinokor Merchant Marine, Korea 
 Vessel history Remarks End yearFate / Status2009 Broken Up 23/01/2009 Disposal Detail23/01/2009 arrived at Alang for breaking.  
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