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Name Official number Flag IMO
MARY KINGSLEY  162510  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1930  27/09/1930  12/1930 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dockyard Ltd, Ardrossan   346 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4017 grt / 2175 nrt / 370.5 ft  51.6 ft  20.1 ft   
Engine builder J G Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
M8cyl (29¼ x 59in) oil 4SCSA 650nhp 3100bhp 12½kn, 1-screw
B&W type 

First owner First port of register Registration date
African Steamship Co. Ltd. - mng Elder, Dempster & Co. Ltd., London  London  27/11/1930 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1/1/1935 Elder Dempster Lines Ltd., Liverpool - reg Liverpool 
Vessel history
1940 5021grt 3037nrt; 1947 4083grt 2166nrt 
Remarks
Two x 100ton derricks mainly for loading/discharging locomotives. 
End year Fate / Status
1954  Broken Up 18/09/1954 
Disposal Detail
1954 sold to British Iron & Steel Corp (BISCO)
18/9/1954 arrived at Preston for demolition by T W Ward Ltd. 
 

 



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