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Name Official number Flag IMO
SAGAING  148845  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925  12/12/1924  13/03/1925 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1167 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7974 grt / 4678 nrt / 10330 dwt 454.6 ft  61.2 ft  34.6 ft  27.9 ft 
Engine builder William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton
Engine detail
T3cyl (30" .49.5" .82"x 60") 471 nhp
3 SE return tube boilers with superheat 202 lbs. Howden's
1939 LP turbine added 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & Burmese S.N. Co.Ltd and Burmah S.S. Co. Ltd. - P. Henderson & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1935 British & Burmese S.N. Co. Ltd. - same managers
 
Vessel history
09/04/1942 Attacked by Japanese carrier aircraft, on fire, abandoned, Trincomalee, drifted into Malay Cove and sunk deliberately for use as pier. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Bombed 09/08/1942 
Disposal Detail
Bombed and sunk at Trincomalee. Raised and beached with fire damage.
24/08/1943 sunk again for use as a pier. 
 

 



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