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Name Official number Flag IMO
EMPIRE PRIDE  168687  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1941  14/05/1941  09/1941 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Troop Transport  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  680 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
8418 grt / 4817 nrt / 494.2 ft  64.4 ft  29.1 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2 x M4cyl, 9000shp, 2- Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ministry of War Transport - Bibby Bros. & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1954 CHARLTON PRIDE - 1956 CALGARIA - 1963 EMBASSY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1946 Ministry of Transport
06/1954 Charlton Steam Shipping Co.Ltd. - Chandris (England) Ltd., London
01/1956 Donaldson Line Ltd. - Donaldson Bros. & Black Ltd., Glasgow
04/1963 Fortaleza Cia. Nav. S.A., Piraeus (for delivery voyage Liverpool to Kaohsiung with scrap) 
Vessel history
Completed as a troopship, converted later to cargo only 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1963  Broken Up 09/07/1963 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Kaohsiung for breaking. 
 

 



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