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Name Official number Flag IMO
MELFORD HALL  143712  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1921  25/11/1920  02/1921 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  581 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5669 grt / 3583 nrt / 417.2 ft  54.8 ft  29.0 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1- Screw. Two steam turbines DR geared to one screw shaft.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ellerman Lines Ltd. - Hall Line Ltd., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
1926 CITY OF JOHANNESBURG 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 23/10/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.504 in 33.20S - 29.30E off East London on passage Calcutta and Colombo for Cape Town and the U.K. 
 

 



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