Ship No 458
The motor vessel SANDPIPER was an order from the General steam Navigation Company Ltd, for a modern single screw diesel cargo coaster.
She was 916 grt, with a B.P. of 215 feet and a beam of 36 feet and 6 inches, with a design draught of 20 feet and 6 inches.
She was launched into the River Forth on 1st of May 1957.
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