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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLENARTNEY  137812  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1916  1915   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd., Irvine   467 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7237 grt / 4599 nrt / 435.9 ft  55.3 ft  35.2 ft   
Engine builder Burmeister & Wain Oil Engine Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Twin M6cyl 4SCSA (670 x 1000mm) Burmeister & Wain type, 655nhp, 2- screw
Eng No.G38. made 1916 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Glen Line (McGregor, Gow & Co.) Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  08/05/1916 
Other names
MONTEZUMA (launched) 
Subsequent owner and registration history
(ordered by Elder, Dempster & Co Ltd, Liverpool)
13/6/1917 Glen Line Ltd, Glasgow 
Vessel history
Launched as MONTEZUMA for Elder, Dempster & Co Ltd, Liverpool, sold 5/1915 while fitting out for £171,000
5/1916 renamed GLENARTNEY
26/8/1916 had serious fire in holds at Singapore. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Torpedoed 05/02/1918 
Disposal Detail
05/02/1918 Torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine UC 54 in the Mediterranean 30 miles north east of Cape Bon whilst on a voyage from Singapore and Alexandria to London with general cargo with the loss of two crew.
22/02/1918 Register closed.
 
 

 



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