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Name Official number Flag IMO
CHUMPON       
Year built Date launched Date completed
1909  11/12/1908  02/1909 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  475 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3475 grt / 2122 nrt / 330.1 ft  47.3 ft  25.7 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl, 1 screw - 1914 Oil engine 4SCSA 6cyl by Burmeister & Wain Oil Engine Co, Glasgow 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Det Ostasiatiske Kompagni, Copenhagen (under Siamese flag)  Bangkok   
Other names
1916 LANDVARD - 1920 SONGVAAR - 1924 LANDVARD - 1927 FORAFRIC 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1917 Norwegian Govermnent - Statens Skibs (mng G M Bryde)
1917 (mng L Kloster)
1918 S O Stray & Co A/S, Christiana
1923 A/S Norsk Rutefart
1924 Kloster's Rederi A/S, Oslo
1927 Bank Line Ltd (nmg Andrew Weir & Co), GLasgow (ON.148929)
1935 Wing Ning Steam Ship Co Ltd - Williamson & Co, Hong Kong
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Air Attack 24/12/1941 
Disposal Detail
Bombed and sunk by aircraft in the Celebes Sea south of the Philippines, 03.40N - 121E on passage Sandakan via Iloilo and Cebu for Australian ports with coal, charcoal and firewood. She had been diverted from Hong Kong. 
 

 



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