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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLASSFORD  141938  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  06/11/1919   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan North Yard  305 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2579 grt / 1428 nrt / 303.3 ft  51.0 ft  20.7 ft   
Engine builder McKie & Baxter, Copland Works, Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl (22,36,59x39ins), 265nhp, 1Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Glassford Shipping Co. Ltd. (George H. Macneal of Mann, MacNeal and Co. Ltd., manager), Glasgow.  Glasgow  29/12/1919 
Other names
08/01/1924 BARON ELIBANK - 30/08/1934 SEVEN SEAS SPRAY - 12/01/1937 SEABANK SPRAY - 30/061939 JEANNE M 
Subsequent owner and registration history
02/02/1920 Reginald Jones, John Daniel and David E. John, Cardiff.
03/02/1920 Pennant Shipping Co. Ltd. (John Daniel of Daniel, John and Co. Ltd., manager), Cardiff.
23/11/1921 William E. Hinde, Cardiff appointed manager.
21/11/1923 Kelvin Shipping Co. Ltd. (Hugh Hogarth and Sons), Glasgow.
20/08/1934 Good Hope Shipping Co. Ltd. (Walter Vaughan (Cardiff), Ltd., managers), Cardiff.
20/03/1937 Kenfig Pool Export and Import Ltd. (Alfred J. Pope, manager), Porthcawl.
22/03/1937 Veronica Steamship Co. Ltd. (Alfred J. Pope, manager), Porthcawl.
24/11/1938 Alfred J. Pope, Porthcawl.
04/05/1939 Mooringwell Steamship Co., Ltd., Cardiff (Frederick W. Moorsom, Penarth, manager).
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Torpedoed 02/12/1940 
Disposal Detail
02/12/1940 Whilst on a voyage from Cardiff with coal for Lisbon, sunk with a torpedo by the German submarine U 37 in a position 39.19 north by 13.54 west

14/01/1941 Register closed.
 
 

 



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