« « Back

Name Official number Flag IMO
HARMONIDES  143610  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  11/11/1919  01/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ayrshire Dockyard Co Ltd, Irvine   484 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5288 grt / 3147 nrt / 400.7 ft  52.2 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw T.3-cyl. (27", 44" & 73" x 48") 513 NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & South American Steam Navigation Company Ltd., (R P. Houston & Company, managers), Liverpool.   Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1932 Houston Line (London) Ltd., appointed as managers.  
Vessel history
War Standard “B” Class purchased on the stocks
Launched as HESIONE  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Sunk 25/08/1942 
Disposal Detail
Whilst under command of Captain H. Evans on a voyage from Calcutta, Trincomalee and Lourenco Markes to N. America, was sunk by the Japanese submarine I 165 in the Indian Ocean, in a position 01.37 N., 77.27 E., 300 miles from Galle. 14 lives were lost. 
 

 



« « Back