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Name Official number Flag IMO
HOPECRAG  186935  GBR  5427473 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1963  11/04/1963  08/1963 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  749 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7308 grt / 3960 nrt / 15106 dwt 501.2 ft  63.9 ft  27.8 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-Screw. Sulzer Oil engine 2S.A. 5Cyl. (760 x 1550)mm 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hopemount Shipping Co. Ltd.,- Stott, Mann & Co. Ltd., Newcastle  Newcastle-Upon-Tyne   
Other names
1971 ELENI E F - 1974 LORD HASTINGS - 1980 BLUE BAY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1969 managers Common Bros Ltd.
1971 Franga Cia. Nav. S.A., Piraeus
1974 Marmonarca Nav. S.A., Piraeus
1980 Elit Maritime Cia. S.A., Piraeus 
Vessel history
Strengthened for heavy cargoes 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1985  Broken Up 02/04/1985 
Disposal Detail
1980 sold for breaking but repurchased in Feb 1985 for use as part of a breakwater. Possibly this did not transpire as she is reported broken up at Zhanjiang arriving there 02/04/1985.  
 

 



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