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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLEN SANNOX  300179  GBR  5131816 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1957  30/04/1957  25/06/1957 
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Passenger-Vehicle  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   496 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1107 grt / 388 nrt / 301 dwt 256.5 ft  46.3 ft  7.6 ft   
Engine builder Sulzer Brothers Ltd., Winterthur
Engine detail
First engine, Oil 2SA 2 x 6cyl (420 X 500mm), 4400bhp 2-screw.
1976 new engine by Wichmann (Norwegian) 4700 bhp. 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Caledonian Steam Packet Co. Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  28/06/1857 
Other names
1989 KNOOZ - 1990 NADIA - 1992 AL MARWAH - 1994 AL BASMALAH 1 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1973 Caledonian MacBrayne Ltd.
1989 Hellenic Alliance S.A., Panama.
1991 Red Sea Cruises Lines S.A., Panama - International Maritime Centre S.A., Athens.
1994 A. Abbar & A. Zainy, Saudi Arabia - Petrostar Group. 
Vessel history
Initially, Arran service from Ardrossan & Fairlie.
1100 passengers and 50 cars. About 40 tons of cargo.
1976 major refit from Hall, Russell, Aberdeen with the new engines installed. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
2000  Abandoned  
Disposal Detail
Reported lying in sunken condition 70km south of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 
 

 



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