Large tanker, 1953
Supplementary material reads: "Gershon. City desk. Illus. No. 1-3: Bigger yet! Photos show Liberian flag tanker Bulkstar of the National Bulk Carriers, New York, at the Texaco docks in Wilmington. She is send of world's largest tankers to call here in history of port. Last week, Texaco's 'Kentucky' 240,000 barrel capacity was in identical dockage. Bulkstar has 255,000 barrel capacity, is 629.8 feet overall, compared to Kentucky's 624.7 1/2 feet overall. 'Bulkstar' brought in 207,000 barrels of crude oil from Sidon, the Lebanon."