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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLENAPP  141887  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  16/03/1918  09/1918 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Motor Vessel 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  519 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7938 grt / 4623 nrt / 450.5 ft  55.8 ft  35.6 ft   
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2-Screw Oil 4SCSA 2x8cyl (750 x 1100mm), speed 14 knots  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Glen Line Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  09/09/1918 
Other names
1921 ABA - 1947 MATRONA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1920 British & African Steam Navigation Co. (Elder, Dempster), Liverpool
1933 Elder Dempster Lines Ltd., Liverpool
09/1939 Admiralty requisition (as hospital ship)
1947 returned to owners
1947 Bawtry S.S. Co (George J.Livanos), London
 
Vessel history
31/10/1947 capsized in Bidston Dock when her ballast was removed while being converted to the emigrant carrier MATRONA 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1948  Broken Up 04/10/1948 
Disposal Detail
Sold for breaking at Barrow in Furness by T.W.Ward Ltd, arrived 04/10/1948 
 

 



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