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No: 18548   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 1974   Manufacturer: Appledore Shipbuilders Ltd, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom

Shell-Mex coastal tanker at Greenock in February 1974. She was built by the Appledore Yard in 1972.
In 1979 she was renamed SHELL DIRECTOR and is still around as F K BADMUS.

Picture added on 23 November 2011 at 08:58
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Used to watch the CAERNARVON come in to the oil wharf in Caernarfon. I lived within 100m of the Menai Straits and still remember running down to the wharf when she came in. Very impressive coming in to such a small berth . Still live in Caernarfon to this day.

They were good times for the town

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