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Name Official number Flag IMO
S.44    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1917  20/03/1917   
Vessel type Vessel description
River Steamer Towing  Steel Stern Paddle Wheel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   316 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
282 grt /  / 150.0 ft  33.0 ft  6.0 ft  4.2 ft 
Engine builder Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon
Engine detail
Twin C2cyl horizontal 13"28"x54" 63nhp 400ihp 7/9kn
stern quarter wheels 

First owner First port of register Registration date
War Office, Inland Waterway Transport Department     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Ordered by India Office 
Vessel history
For service in Mesopotamia - towing/cargo/passengers
11/6/1917 sailed Clyde; 19/10/1917 arrived Basrah
w/e 2/11/1917 commissioned at Basrah
9/11/1917-21/9/1918 made 23 round trips Basrah/Baghdad, carrying 11,750 tons of freight
1919 for sale at Basrah
1923 at Bombay, for sale (in poor condition)
1925 under option to Public Works Department, Bombay
5/1926 no longer for sale (probably scrapped) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
Probably scrapped at Bombay c1926 
 

 



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