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Name Official number Flag IMO
FORESTGATE  147718  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1923  30/07/1924  09/1924 
Vessel type Vessel description
Bulk Carrier Ore Carrier  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  604 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1564 grt / 920 nrt / 250.6 ft  39.8 ft  17.9 ft   
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (18. 30 & 50 - 33)in.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Forest Shipping Co. Ltd. - Mann, Macneal & Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
1926 GWENTGATE - 1935 NERVA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1926 Mordey, Son & Co. Ltd., Newport, Mon.
1935 Rederi A/S Nerva - Hilmar Reksen, Bergen
1940 under German direction 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Sunk 07/02/1943 
Disposal Detail
Stranded and sank near Svinestein north of Rovrik whilst carrying pyrites from Fineidet to Germany. 
 

 



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