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Name Official number Flag IMO
BARON SEMPLE   163847  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1939  07/12/1938  01/1939 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   423 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4573 grt / 2670 nrt / 416.1 ft  58.2 ft  24.6 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl (21.5, 37, 62 x 42in), 250nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Kelvin Shipping Co. Ltd. - H. Hogarth & Sons, Ardrossan  Ardrossan   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Torpedoed 02/11/1943 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U848 in S Atlantic, NW of Ascension Island, 05S - 21W, on passage Rio de Janeiro for Freetown and the UK. 
 

 



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