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Name Official number Flag IMO
CITY OF BOMBAY  164342  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1937  23/07/1937  10/1937 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  664 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7140 grt / 4270 nrt / 10280 dwt 464.3 ft  59.2 ft  31.2 ft   
Engine builder Parsons Marine Turbine Co. Ltd., Newcastle
Engine detail
1-screw, 3 x single reduction geared turbines, 750nhp  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ellerman Lines Ltd. - Hall Line Ltd., Liverpool.  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 13/12/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.159 in 02.43S - 29.06W, about 299 miles North East of Fernando de Noronha Island on passage Liverpool and Trinidad for Saldanha Bay and Karachi with military cargo and ammunition, with the loss of 20 lives. 
 

 



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