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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: Chicago Socony

Other name(s): Mobil Chicago

Ship owner: Socony Mobil Oil Co.

Ship builder: Todd, Houston, Texas

Engine builder: National Supply Co

Year ship built: 1953

Year engine built: 1953


b) Mobil Chicago


Socony-Mobil Oil Co., New York

Registry number: US. 265762

Hull number: 117

Vessel type: Tanker

Height: 19.3 ft.

Width: 43.3 ft.

Length: 291 ft.

Stroke length: 20 in.

Gross tonnage: 1784

Net tonnage: 1358

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Diesel, 2

Piston 1: 6 cyl

Piston 2: 14.5 in.

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