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Name Official number Flag IMO
CZAR    RUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1912  23/03/1912   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  494 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6516 grt / 3812 nrt / 425.0 ft  53.2 ft  29.4 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2 sets Q4cyl (21.5, 30,44&63x48ins), 889nhp, 2 screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Rusian East Asiatic Steamship Co. Ltd., Libau  Libau   
Other names
1921 ESTONIA - 1930 PULASKI - 1946 EMPIRE PENRYN 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1917 The Shipping Controller (Ellerman's Wilson Line then Cunard S.S Co Ltd), London (on hire then requisitioned from 08/03/1918)
08/08/1920 Danish East Asiatic Co, Copenhagen
1930 Polish Translatlantic Spg Co Ltd, Gdynia
1934 Gdynia-America Spg Lines Ltd, Gdynia
03/04/1946 Ministry of Transport (Lamport & Holt Line Ltd), London.
 
Vessel history

Engaged as an Allied troopship after escaping from Conakry in 1940.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1949  Broken Up 19/02/1949 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Blyth for breaking by Hughes Bolckow Shipbreaking Ltd. 
 

 



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