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Name Official number Flag IMO
CHENGTU  136659  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  28/02/1914   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Dunlop, Bremner & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Inch Yard  278 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2219 grt / 1338 nrt / 285.4 ft  44.1 ft  19.1 ft   
Engine builder Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (19",31½",53"x39") 139nhp 1100ihp 10kn 1-screw
(engine Yd No 455) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
China Navigation Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
1942 SEITO MARU 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1942 Japanese Government 
Vessel history
1940 requisitioned by Ministry of War Transport
25/12/1941 scuttled in Taikoo Dock, Hong Kong on Naval orders to avoid capture, later raised by Japanese forces 
Remarks
Subcontracted from Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co Ltd (Yd 455)
passengers: 2 x 1st, 38 x 3rd + deck 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Mined 26/10/1944 
Disposal Detail
Struck Australian-laid mine in Macassar Straits and sank off Kota Baru, Kelantan, 03.14S - 116.13E. 
 

 



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