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Name Official number Flag IMO
EMPIRE ROSEBERY  169412  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1944  22/05/1944  05/07/1944 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blythswood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Glasgow   77 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2370 grt / 1281 nrt / 3295 dwt 290.7 ft  44.1 ft  19.1 ft  18 ft 0 in 
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl - 18 in, 31 in & 52 in x 39 in 1-screw
1 x Single Ended Boiler 220 lbs/sq in 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ministry of War Transport - C. Rowbotham & Sons, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
'Empire Pym' class tanker 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Mined 24/08/1944 
Disposal Detail
Mined and sank in 49.22N - 00.36W on passage Port en Bessin for Hamble in ballast. 
 

 



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