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World Beauty

the largest U.S.-built tanker, in 1957

Built by the Bethlehem Ship Yards in Quincy, Massachusetts, the World Beauty was launched on January 21, 1957. At the time of its launch it was the largesttanker ever built in the United States.

weight 45,500 tons
length 737feet

World Beauty

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