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Name Official number Flag IMO
BRAMBLELEAF  140287  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1917  28/12/1916   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Russell & Co, Port Glasgow Kingston Yard  702 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5912 grt / 2840 nrt / 405.4 ft  54.5 ft  32.6 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
2xT3Cyl (26, 42.5, 70 x 45in), 1124nhp, 2 screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Shipping Controller - Lane & Macandrew, London  London  23/04/1917 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1923 The Admiralty - Davies & Newman, London
1925 Royal Fleet Auxiliary 
Vessel history
Launched as RUMOL for The Admiralty. Leaf class tanker.
10/06/1942 damaged by torpedo from U.559 in 31.12N - 28.10E on passage Alexandria for Tobruk, repaired and used as a storage hulk at Alexandria 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1953  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
03/04/1953 arrived at Spezia for demolition.  
 

 



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