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Name Official number Flag IMO
FORESTHILL  147738  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1924  11/09/1924  11/1924 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  605 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1599 grt / 812 nrt / 250.5 ft  39.7 ft  17.9 ft   
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
1-screw. T3cyl. (18,30 & 50 - 33)in 180lb 169nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Forest Shipping Co. Ltd. - Mann, Macneal & Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
1926 BEDLINGTON - 1932 LAURITZ -1935 DONETZ 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1926 Northern Steam Ship Co. Ltd. - Gjemre & Co. Ltd., Newcastle
1932 O/Y Erling Steam Ship Co. Ltd. A/B - K. Hansen, Helsingfors
1935 Sovtorgflot, Leningrad 
Vessel history
Laid down as ARAGONIER for Lloyd Royal Belge.
1924 Yard taken over Barclay Curle and vessel completed 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1935  Missing 29/12/1935 
Disposal Detail
Sailed from Leningrad for Rotterdam with grain, posted missing.
Possibly struck a mine south of Styrsudd. 
 

 



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