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Name Official number Flag IMO
HALCYON  146134  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1921  01/11/1920  10/1921 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   370 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1566 grt / 929 nrt / 270.4 ft  39.2 ft  14.9 ft   
Engine builder Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon
Engine detail
1 - Screw T3Cyl. (23, 37.5 & 60 - 39)in, 180lb. 292nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
General Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
1934 ZAMALEK 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1934 Khedivial Mail S.S. & Graving Dock Co. Ltd., London
1937 Pharaonic Mail Line S.A.E., Alexandria
1940 Ministry of Shipping / War Transport - General Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London
1946 Khedivial Mail Line S.A.E., Alexandria 
Vessel history
1940 Convoy Rescue Ship. Converted on the Clyde by Barclay Curle & Co. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1956  Scuttled 05/11/1956 
Disposal Detail
Sunk as blockship in Suez Harbour, cut up and removed in 1957. 
 

 



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