« « Back

Name Official number Flag IMO
EMPIRE ZEPHYR  168675  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1941  07/03/1941  04/1941 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   432 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6327 grt / 4592 nrt / 407.0 ft  54.7 ft  33.2 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl (23.5, 37.5, 68 x 48in), 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ministry of War Transport - Kaye, Son & Co. Ltd., London  Glasgow   
Other names
1946 VALEWOOD - 1949 AMPLEFORTH 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1944 managers Kelston S.S. Co. Ltd. - John I. Jacobs & Co. Ltd., London
1946 Kelston S.S. Co. Ltd. - John I. Jacobs & Co. Ltd., London
1949 Ampleforth S.S. Co. Ltd. - Chas. Cravos & Co., Cardiff 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1959  Broken Up 12/08/1959 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Port Glasgow for breaking by Smith & Houston Ltd. 
 

 



« « Back