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Name Official number Flag IMO
ROMPIN  89159     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1924  shipped   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
George Brown & Co, Greenock Garvel Shipyard  144 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
189 grt / 75 nrt / 115.0 ft  22.7 ft  8.5 ft   
Engine builder Bolinders Company, J. & G. C., Stockholm
Engine detail
4-cyl.2 SCSA (15” x 16-1/8”) 77 HP. 9 Kts. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Straits Steamship Co. Ltd, Singapore  Penang   
Other names
1941 HMS ROMPIN 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1941: Owners renamed Singapore Straits Steamship Co. Ltd.
01/1941 requisitioned by the Admiralty.
 
Vessel history
Coastal passenger cargo vessel designed by James Pollock, London (Project 1054)
1924 Re-erected by the Straits Steamship Co. Ltd, Sungei Dockyard, Port Wellesley (Yard No: 23).
15/02/1942 Captured by Japanese forces at Muntok, Banka Island, Sumatra, NEI.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Captured  
Disposal Detail
1945 Reported as located in a stripped-down condition in Singapore and demolished.
 
 

 



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