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T/T UNIVERSE IRELAND

From left Poilitrader, Universe Ireland & Kate Maersk

T/T UNIVERSE IRELAND (331,825 tdw)
Universe Tankers (Bantry Tptn. Co.), Monrovia, Liberia
In service as M/T Universe Ireland: 1968 - 1980

Built in 1968 by Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., Yokohama, Japan as B#2001.
Main engine: Double reduction geared, cross compound turbine 2 sets, 18.700 bhp each, service speed 14.6 knots.
Metric length overall: 345.3.
The largest ship in the world at this time.

1968T/T Universe IrelandLiberia
1980T/T Avin Oil EpiskopiGreece
1981T/T Haql Episkopi
1984T/T Episkopi
1984Scrapped