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Name Official number Flag IMO
CLAN MURDOCH  141911  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  15/04/1919  07/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ayrshire Dockyard Co Ltd, Irvine   473 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5950 grt / 3683 nrt / 409.6 ft  53.5 ft  33.5 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
T.3-cyl. (27½", 45½" & 75" x 54") 560 NHP.
1930: Additionally fitted with a Bauer-Wach type low pressure exhaust steam turbine by Deutsche Schiff und Maschinenbau, Bremen, increasing total power to 674 NHP.
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Clan Line Steamers Ltd. (Cayzer,Irvine & Co.Ltd. managers)  Glasgow   
Other names
1948 HALESIUS - 1952 JANKIKI 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1949 British & South American Steam Navigation Co.Ltd. (Houston Line Ltd)
1952 Compania Limitada Capo Boa Esperanza SA> Panama.  
Vessel history
Launched from Slip 4 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1953  Sank 28/11/1953 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Casablanca to Holland, capsized and sank after her cargo of phosphates had shifted in heavy weather, 50 miles north from Lisbon.

 
 

 



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