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Name Official number Flag IMO
GRANICOS  144323  GRC   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  09/06/1919  02/08/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  332 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3107 grt / 1927 nrt / 331.0 ft  46.7 ft  24.4 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl (25",41",68"x45") 320nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Embiricos Bros, Andros  Andros   
Other names
WAR QUARRY (intended) - 1923 LORD GUILFORD - 1932 JENNY MOLLER 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1920 Byron Steamship Co Ltd - mng Michael A Embiricos, London - reg London
1922 reg ??
1923 reg Gibraltar
1924 reg London
1931 mng Runciman (London) Ltd, London
1932 Lindsay B Moller - mng Moller & Co, Shanghai - reg Shanghai (1933 GBR flag)
1936 Moller Line ltd - mng Mollers Ltd, Shanghai 
Vessel history
Laid down as WAR QUARRY for the Shipping Controller, London
Launched as GRANICOS 
Remarks
The reason for closure of British register in 1922 and resumption at Gibraltar in 1923 not known 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Wrecked 04/01/1943 
Disposal Detail
Damaged and beached in a gale while sailing from Benghazi and declared total loss
 
 

 



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