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Name Official number Flag IMO
DUNERA  165552  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1937  10/05/1937  08/1937 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Troop Transport  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  663 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
11161 grt / 6634 nrt / 3819 dwt 496.5 ft  63.2 ft  31.0 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2- Screw. Oil engines. Doxford type. 2SCSA 2x5Cyl. 1510MN. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Troopship - 1937-1960. Present at Christmas Island nuclear tests.
1960 Trooping by sea terminated. 1961 Altered by Palmers, Hebburn on Tyne to School Ship.
Educational School Ship 1961-1967 
Remarks
As built - 104 First Class. 100 Second Class. 164 Third Class. 1157 Troops.
1950/1 Re-fitted Barclay,Curles on the Clyde.12615grt/7563nrt/3675dwt.
now - 123 First. 95 Second. 100 Third and 831 Troops.
Schoolship - 187 Cabin passengers and 834 School children. 12620grt/7430nrt. 
End year Fate / Status
1967  Broken Up 09/11/1967 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Bilbao for breaking. 
 

 



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