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Name Official number Flag IMO
CANTERBURY  161199  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1929  13/12/1928  03/1929 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1218 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2910 grt / 1155 nrt / 602 dwt 329.6 ft  47.1 ft  16.9 ft  12 ft 
Engine builder William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton
Engine detail
4 x Parsons steam turbines supplied by 4 x oil-fired Babcock water tube boilers with airheaters driving twin screws. 22 knots. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Southern Railway Company, London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
06/1942 - 1945 Admiralty requisition - air target, later a landing ship
1948 British Transport Commission, London
1963 British Railways Board, London 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1965  Broken Up 01/08/1965 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Willebroek for breaking by Scrappingco S.A. 
 

 



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