MSC Bison

Vessel name on Arrival: MSC Bison

Original Builder: Henry Robb of Leith

Original Yard No: 290

Official Number: 32766

Vessel Type: tug

GRT: 144

Year Built: 1939

Arrival Date: 26/05/1966

Breakup Started: 28/09/1966

Date First Beached: 03/10/1966

Date Breakup Completed: 19/04/1967

Draught For’d: 5' 0"

Draught Aft: 12' 9"

Name Changes:

Other Information:

 Steam tug for the Manchester Ship Canal Company Limited

 

Launched :  08-03-1939

Completed :  April 1939
 
Length  :  88' 0"
Beam    :  23' 0"
Darught  :  12' 0"
 
Propulsion  :  Triple Expansion Steam Reciprocating Engine developing 750 IHP