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Name Official number Flag IMO
EVELEEN  142500  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  04/06/1920  08/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan   315 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
502 grt / 190 nrt / 160.4 ft  25.1 ft  9.7 ft   
Engine builder Aitchison, Blair Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
T.3-cyl. (13”, 21” & 35” x 24") 62rhp, 1Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
J. Milligen & Company Ltd., Belfast  Belfast   
Other names
1944 EMPIRE EVELEEN - 1946 EVELEEN 
Subsequent owner and registration history
11/1944 Ministry of War Transport (John Kelly Ltd., Belfast, managers), London renamed EMPIRE EVELEEN.
04/1946 Returned to J. Milligen & Company Ltd., Belfast, and reverted to EVELEEN.
 
Vessel history
07/11/1942 Whilst on a voyage from Whitehaven to Belfast with coal, sunk in a collision with ORCHY (1,090g./30), off Grey Point, Belfast Lough. Settled into mud.
09/11/1943 Refloated and beached in Ballyholme Bay.
Deck buckled with the strain of extracting wreck from mud suction.
Refloated and taken to Belfast, repaired
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1957  Broken Up 12/02/1957 
Disposal Detail
12/02/1957 Arrived at Troon for demolition by the West of Scotland Shipbreaking Company Ltd. 
 

 



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