M.S. Southern Sun
M.S. Southern Sun on 7/13/33: From the Collection of Dave Boone
M.S. Southern Sun on 7/19/35: From the Collection of Dave Boone
 
Sun Ship Hull #:  132 Contract Date: 4/17/1930
Keel Laid:  8/21/1930 Time on Ways (M/D):  7/0
Date Delivered: 4/4/1931 Time in Wet Basin (M/D): 0/13
Total Time Bldg.: 7/13 Promised Delivery Date: 3/1/1931
D.W.T.: 14828 Propulsion: diesel
H.P.: 2800 Speed: 11 knots
Sponsor:  MRS.FRANK S. REITZEL Delivery Price:  
Bbls. Capacity: 106000 Launch Date: 3/21/1931
Previous Owner:   Previous Name:  
Date Purchased:   Date Sold:
 
 1954
Subsequent Owner:  Tai An SS Co Subsequent Name:  CHUN AN
       
 Length:  480'  Beam: 65'9"
 Depth: 37'6"  Class: ABS
       
ON Number: 230605    
Subsequent History:  54 CHUN AN
Disposal Data:  Broken up Kaohsiung on 04/27/1960
 
M.S. Southern Sun on 9/2/49: From the Collection of Dave Boone
 
     
 

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