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Name Official number Flag IMO
HILLGLEN  145703  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1922  01/12/1921  01/1922 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Campbeltown Shipbuilding Co, Campbeltown Trench Point  114 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1262 grt / 757 nrt / 229.7 ft  35.8 ft  15.5 ft   
Engine builder Ross & Duncan, Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (18", 27.5" & 45" x 39") 110nhp, 850ihp 9.5 knots.
2 cylindrical, return tube, steel boilers 180 lb/sq.in. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Portsmouth Steamship Co. Ltd., Cardiff - McNel & Jones  Cardiff  20/01/1922 
Other names
1929 MOIDART 
Subsequent owner and registration history
05/1928 Samuel Popham Jackson, Cardiff for Grangemouth Dockyard Co. Ltd. (acquired for repair and resale after stranding damage)
01/1929 Western Navigation Co. Ltd, Glasgow - William Strang Scott & Co., manager)
02/1929 Renamed MOIDART 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Mined 29/07/1940 
Disposal Detail
29/07/1940 Mined and sank in 51.59N - 01.49E on passage Greenhithe for Newcastle with cement. 
 

 



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