Ship No 487
Killingholme was the second ship in the two ship order from the Shell Mex & B.P. Co Ltd, for a single screw coastal tanker, she was the same size as her sister ship “Hamble” at 1182 tons, with a length B.P. of 202 feet, with beam of 36 feet and 11 inches and a draught of 15 feet and 6 inches.
She was launched from the Leith Shipyards on 30th of July 1964.
“Killinghome” had a couple of name changes as well, with the last known name being “Nigerian Star”