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Name Official number Flag IMO
WAR RIDER  142755  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  06/09/1918   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  470 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5269 grt / 3152 nrt / 400.0 ft  52.2 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (27, 44 & 73 - 48)in. 490nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Shipping Controller - Gow, Harrison & Co., London  London   
Other names
1919 FORT DE TROYON - 1951 ERIDANO - 1957 AL KUWAIT - 1958 SPETSAI SAILOR 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1919 F. W. Horlock
1919 Chargeurs Reunis, Le Havre
28/08/1940nseized by UK at Duala
1940 Min. of Shipping / War transport - H. Gonneville Ltd., Bristol
1944 returned to owners
1949 Cie. Maritme des Chargeurs Reunis, Dunkerque
1951 'Ave' Soc. Anon. di Navigazione, Genoa
1957 Linea Adriatico Gulfo Persa Ltda., Puerto Limon - C. Petroutsis
1958 Cia. Maritima di Isola Spetsai Ltda., Puerto Limon - C. petroutsis 
Vessel history
Fitted with cylindrical tanks
1919 converted to dry cargo 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1958  Sank 11/10/1958 
Disposal Detail
Sprang a leak and sank in Gulf of Aden, 12.25N - 49.30E on passage Karwar for Constantza with mineral ore. 
 

 



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