Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.K.
Official Number 169649
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.58
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7149.00
Net Tonnage 4330.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00121

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1955 (7133 gross - 4330 net).
History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on September 18, 1943.As CARIBOU COUNTY, name changed in 1950, to HARROW HILL, then vessel transferred to British registry on June 27, 1950.
Disposition Grounded on reef about 100 miles from Keelung, Taiwan, on April 12, 1967, while on voyage Yawata for Hong Kong; declared a constructive total loss. Scrapped at Formosa in 1968.

Build Information

Builder Marine Industries, Ltd.
Place Built Sorel, P.Q.
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
CARIBOU COUNTY1948-00-001950-00-00CANADA169649
HARROW HILL1950-00-001960-00-00U.K.169649
SILVER PEAK1960-00-001968-00-00PANAMA

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Empressa Nav. LaLibertad S.A.1960-00-001968-00-00PANAMA
Minister of War Transport1943-00-001948-00-00U.K.169649
Vancouver Oriental Line, Ltd.1948-00-001950-00-00CANADA169649
Vancouver Oriental Line, Ltd. (Counties Ship Management Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1950-00-001960-00-00U.K.169649