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Name Official number Flag IMO
ROSSINGTON COURT  160585  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1928  30/08/1928  10/1928 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan Fairfield  631 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6922 grt / 4334 nrt / 420.0 ft  56.5 ft  32.8 ft   
Engine builder J G Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (27, 45 & 75 x 51in) 574nhp 2100ihp 10kn 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
United British Steam Ship Co. Ltd. - Haldin and Co. Ltd., London.  London  01/10/1928 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1929 manager Haldin and Philipps Ltd, London
1936 Court Line Ltd., London - same manager 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Initially measured as 5295grt 3227nrt with depth 25.8ft; remeasured 1928 as above (presumably due to having a shelterdeck). 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Collision 13/03/1940 
Disposal Detail
13/03/1940 sunk in collision with tanker ATHELVIKING (8875g/1926) 600nm east of Halifax en route New Westminster to the Tyne carrying lumber and metal. 
 

 



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