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Name Official number Flag IMO
INVICTA  167606  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1940  14/12/1939  06/1940 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1344 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4178 grt / 1982 nrt / 2996 disp 336.5 ft  50.1 ft  17.8 ft   
Engine builder William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton
Engine detail
Two shaft 2 stage single reduction geared Parsons turbines 1100 nhp
2 Yarrow three drum water tube boilers with mechanical stokers 250 lbs. (designed for 265 lbs.) Closed stolkhold with induced draught. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Southern Railway, London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1940 - 10/1945 Admiralty requisition - landing ship.
1948 British Transport Commission, London.
1963 British Railways Board, London. 
Vessel history
Completed as an assault craft carrier LSI (H)
1946 Underwent a refit and converted to oil burning. Reverted to SR channel ferry, Dover-Calais 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1973  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
22/09/1972 sold for breaking, resold and broken up at Bruges commencing 01/1973. 
 

 



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