Some sources erroneously report that she was raised and scrapped. The wreck remains and is a dive site.
http://www.shipwrecksofegypt.com/images/shippages/rosaliemoller.html

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Name Official number Flag IMO
FRANCIS  128015  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1910  10/12/1909  1/1910 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  479 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3963 grt / 2339 nrt / 355.0 ft  49.2 ft  24.2 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw. T3cyl (24, 40 & 67 - 48)in. 180lb. 40nhp  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Booth Steamship Co. Ltd., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
1931 ROSALIE MOLLER 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1931 Eric B. Moller - Moller & Co. Shanghai - reg Shanghai (GBR flag)
1935 Nils E. A. Moller
1935 Moller Line Ltd, Shanghai 
Vessel history
1939 requisitioned by Ministry of War Transport as a collier. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Bombed 08/10/1941 
Disposal Detail
Sunk by Heinkel 111 bombers from No. 2 Squadron 26th Kamp
Geswader based in Crete bombing during night of 7-8/10/1941 at Anchorage "H", Towala, Gulf of Suez (Durban for Alexandria with coal)(until 6/10 the Towala anchorages had been thought to be beyond the range of German bombers)

Some sources erroneously report that she was raised and scrapped. The wreck remains and is a dive site.
http://www.shipwrecksofegypt.com/images/shippages/rosaliemoller.html

 
 

 



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