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Name Official number Flag IMO
SINKIANG  136790  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1915  21/12/1914  16/02/1915 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock   461 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2646 grt / 1616 nrt / 310.2 ft  41.2 ft  22.4 ft   
Engine builder Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (22",35",56"x39"), 162/196nhp 1400ihp 11kn, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
China Navigation Co. Ltd., London  London  19/02/1915 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Passengers: 6 x 1st, 28 x 2nd, 64 x 3rd 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Bombed 06/04/1942 
Disposal Detail
On a voyage from Calcutta to Colombo, bombed and sunk in the Bay of Bengal, 17.32N - 82.50E by Japanese aircraft operating from Burma. Three officers and a number of the crew died. 
 

 



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