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Name Official number Flag IMO
CLAN MACINDOE  301401     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1959  20/08/1959  11/1959 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  712 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
8991 grt / 3754 nrt / 455 ft 0 in  61 ft 4 in  38 ft 8 in   
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
5-cyl. 2 S.C.S.A. (670 x 2,320mm) Doxford type, oil engine. 5,400 BHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Neptune Shipping Company Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda, (Cayzer, Irvine & Company Ltd., managers).   Glasgow   
Other names
1979 GULF HERON 
Subsequent owner and registration history
11/1979 Sold to Gulf Shipping Lines Ltd., (Gulfeast Ship Management Ltd., managers), London.  
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1980  Gunfire  
Disposal Detail
11/09/1980 Arrived at Basrah, from Recife.
09/1980 Reported as aground in the Shatt Al Arab waterway, and damaged by shellfire at the outbreak of the Iran/Iraq conflict.
Subsequently declared a compromised total loss.
 
 

 



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