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Name Official number Flag IMO
SOUDAN  161939  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1931  24/11/1930  01/1931 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo Liner  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  643 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6677 grt / 3505 nrt / 459.0 ft  60.7 ft  29.8 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Q4cyl (30½, 44, 63½, 91 x 57in) with low pressure turbine, 819nhp 7800ihp 15kn, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
Vessel history

Ordered by The Hain Steamship Co.Ltd. but sold prior to construction.

End year Fate / Status
1942  Mined 15/05/1942 
Disposal Detail
Mined and sunk in 36.10S - 20.22E off Cape Agulhas on passage Glasgow via Freetown for Durban with military stores. 


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