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YN 2144. Screw Tug. L35.44m. B8.69m. D4.04m. 226grt. 2000bhp 6cyl Mirrlees KLSSGMR-6 diesel engine. BP22t later BP35t. Speed 12.5 knots. Official No. 336987. IMO6822254 Call sign GYYQ.

1968 Delivered to W. H. J. Alexander Ltd., London
1969 Transferred to London Tugs Ltd.
1975 To Alexandra Towing Co. [London] Ltd.
1990 To Medway Dry Dock and Eng Co., Sheerness for Kort nozzle and Becker rudder to be fitted. BP increased to BP32T. Mizzen mast removed. 1993: To Howard Smith Towage Ltd., London. 1997 Sold to Taipan Shipping Ltd., Trinidad. Renamed Saga Sun. 2002 Laid up at Port Lisas, Trinidad
2003:To HCL Marine Ltd, Trinidad
2010: Still in service


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