Balaena
Ship Number
1327
Vessel Type
Whale Factory Ship
Built
Belfast
Yard
Musgrave Yard
Slip Number
15
Launch Date
April 18, 1946
Launched By
Mrs R De B Trouton
Delivered
September 28, 1946
Owner
United Whalers Ltd
Weight
15715 grt
BP Length
535 feet
Breadth
74 feet
No. of Screws
Twin
Speed (approx)
13 knots
Propulsion
Triple expansion reciprocating
Official No.
180965
Registered
London
I.M.O.
Fate
Scrapped
 Balaena

[Harland and Wolff Collection]

1960 became Kyokuyo Maru
 
Broken up Japan 1978