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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOTHIAN  115651  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1902  11/04/1902   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow Scotstoun  267 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5678 grt / 3068 nrt / 385.5 ft  50.2 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (27, 43 & 72 - 48)in. 185lb. 422NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
J. Warrack & Co, Leith  Leith  23/05/1902 
Other names
1917 LOTHAR - 1918 LOTHIAN - 1919 ISFOND - 1921 PARNON - 1927 HYDRAIOS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
04/1917 Imperial German Navy - Sperrbrecher 12
12/1918 Shipping Controller- E. R. Newbigin Ltd., Leith / Newcastle
05/1919 Sigval Bergesen, Stavanger
1921 C. Petzalis & E. Dounias, Spetsai
1925 C. Petzalis, Spetsai
1927 Ath. Coulouras, Hydra 
Vessel history
08/1914 detained by Germany at Hamburg

06/1941 Time chartered by Ministry of War Transport, London.
12/1941 Requisitioned as a military storeship.
04/1942 Became naval collier.
06/1942 Became vehicle transport.
06/1943 Returned to commercial service.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Torpedoed 06/07/1943 
Disposal Detail
06/07/1943 torpedoed by U198 (Werner Hartmann) in 24.44S - 35.12E on voyage from Port Said and Aden to Lourenco Marques with ballast of 1,550 tons of rock salt - 10 of the 23 crew and 4 of the 6 gunners lost. 
 

 



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