SS Varicella Shell oil tanker (Minic Ships 732)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

SS Varicella Shell oil tanker (Minic Ships 732)

SS Varicella Oil Tanker, Minic Ships M732 (MinicShips 1960).jpg M 732 (i)
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location:

Arch Two , Area 18
Tri-ang Minic Ships (display)


1960s


A painted diecast metal 1:1200 waterline ship model of the Shell] Oil Tanker S.S. Varicella (1959-1976), Tri-ang Minic Ships model number M 732.

SS Varicella oil tanker, Minic Ships M 732


1960 catalogue description:

M 732 S.S. VARICELLA – One of several sister ships built for Shell Tankers. She is a single-screw steamer of about 21,800 tons, 643 feet long, speed 16 knots. Like all ships in the fleet, she is named after a seashell. Length 6 716 inches (16.4 cm)

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