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Name Official number Flag IMO
ARGENTINE TRANSPORT  164512  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1935  19/06/1935  08/1935 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blythswood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Glasgow   35 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4684 grt / 2825 nrt / 468.4 ft  55.2 ft  24.2 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1- Screw. T3Cyl (22.5, 36 & 65 - 45)in. 220lb. 362NHP.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Renfrew Navigation Co. Ltd. - Empire Transport Co. Ltd., London   London   
Other names
1936 RHODESIAN PRINCE - 1937 OSWESTRY GRANGE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1936 managers Furness, Withy & Co. Ltd.
1937 Houlder Line Ltd. - Houlder Bros & Co. Ltd., London 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Gunfire 12/02/1941 
Disposal Detail
12/02/1941 sunk by German cruiserr HIPPER in 37.10N - 21.20W on passage Rosario for Liverpool
Also sunk same day same area were SHREWSBURY, DERRYNANE, WARLABY and WESTBURY. 
 

 



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