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Name Official number Flag IMO
LAIRDSGLEN  185014  GBR  5202433 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1954  09/03/1954  10/1954 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dockyard Ltd, Ardrossan   415 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1575 grt / 523 nrt / 1905 dwt 298.0 ft  43.2 ft  17.1 ft  17.1 ft 
Engine builder George Clark (1938) Ltd., Sunderland
Engine detail
M2x6cyl(480x700mm), 2860bhp, 2-Screws.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Burns & Laird Lines Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  23/09/1954 
Other names
1974 DEVON EXPRESS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1971 P & O Short Sea Shipping Ltd.
1973 Belfast Steamship Co. Ltd., Belfast
1974 Frans Buitelaar Ltd. Boston. Lincs.
1975 Livestock Carriers Inc., Monrovia
1982 Livestock Carriers Inc., (Vroon B.V.) Monrovia, Liberia.
1983 Kagitigan Shipping Corp. (Vroon B.V.) Panama.
Last owner Kagitingan Shipping Corporation, Manila.
 
Vessel history
1969 converted to livestock carrier. Manchester Drydock Co. Ltd., 1496 grt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1983  Broken Up 10/12/1983 
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Cartagena, arrived on above date. 
 

 



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