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Name Official number Flag IMO
THE MONARCH  119093  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1904  16/01/1904  02/1904 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   117 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
642 grt / 255 nrt / 185.0 ft  27.6 ft  10.8 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Single Screw, C.2-cyl. (19½" & 44" x 30") 80 hp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Hay Glasgow.  Glasgow  13/02/1904 
Other names
1928 ROSLEA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1915 Owner restyled John Hay & Sons.
01/01/1921 Owner restyled as J. Hay & Sons Ltd.
11/1928 R. & D. A. Duncan & Company Ltd., (Wm. Clint, manager, Kelly group), Belfast, and renamed ROSLEA.
08/1940: Sold to Williamstown Shipping Company Ltd., (Comben Longstaff & Company Ltd., managers), London.
1948: Returned to service for Societe des Transports Maritimes de la Basse Seine, Havre.
 
Vessel history
27/10/1941 Sailed, in ballast, from Lowestoft bound to Hartlepool.
28/10/1941 Driven ashore on the Belgian coast following steering gear failure, and captured by the German forces.
26/11/1941 Posted as missing.
1944 Scuttled at Havre.
1947 Raised and repaired
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1952  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1952 British Iron & Steel Corporation and allocated to T. W. Ward Ltd., Sheffield for demolition at their Grays, Essex facility.  
 

 



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