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Name Official number Flag IMO
WAR FANTAIL  142713  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  26/09/1918   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  338 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4453 grt / 2697 nrt / 375.6 ft  51.7 ft  26.5 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
T.3-cyl. (25”, 44” & 78” x 48”) 517 NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Shipping Controller - Lang & Fulton Ltd., London  London  15/11/1918 
Other names
1919 NILEMEDE - 1925 HARMATTAN - 1928 DANYBRYN - 1931 JADRAN - 1933 ARAFAT - 1936 FOTINI CARRAS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
15/10/1919 Brand-Adams Steamship Co. Ltd, (D. & T. G. Adams, managers) Newcastle-on-Tyne
25/10/1919 Renamed NILEMEDE.
19/12/1924 J. & C. Harrison Ltd, London appointed as managers by Midland Bank Ltd, mortgagee in possession.
03/04/1925 Willis Steamship Co. Ltd, (same managers).
07/04/1925 Registered at London
17/07/1925 Renamed HARMATTAN.
12/05/1928 Brynymor Shipping Company Ltd, (Ambrose Davies)
16/05/1928 Renamed DANYBRYN.
02/1931 Jadran Brodarsko, Yugoslavia, and renamed JADRAN.
1933 Soc. Misr de Navigation Maritime, Alexandria
1936 M. J. Carras, Chios 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1939  Wrecked 07/06/1939 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Pagoumene, New Caledonia to Bowen, Queensland and European Continent with chrome ore, wrecked on South Bellona Reefs, 21.25S - 159.34E 
 

 



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