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Name Official number Flag IMO
EBONOL  140439  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1917  16/10/1917  12/1917 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Clyde Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Castle Works  329 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1158 grt / 501 nrt / 2410 disp 210.1 ft  34.7 ft  15.6 ft   
Engine builder Clyde Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw T.3Cyl (16", 26" & 43" - 27") 99rhp 180lb. . 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty, London  London  07/12/1917 
Other names
1942 ENOSHIMA MARU - 1947 EBONOL 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1942 Japanese Government
09/1945 recovered at Batavia
1947 Chin Ah & Co., London
1948 Yap Kah Hoe, Singapore
1949 Chin Ah Co, Singapore
1949 Great Southern S.S. Co. Ltd., Hong Kong.  
Vessel history
RFA service.
20/12/41 scuttled at Hong Kong.
1942 Raised by Japanese and renamed. 
Remarks
Elmol class oiler. 1930 1158 g, 501 nrt. 
End year Fate / Status
1950  Sank 24/05/1950 
Disposal Detail
Sank in bad weather, 3½ nm off Sugar Loaf Island, south of Swatow when outward for Hong Kong with passengers and sugar. 
 

 



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