Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.K.
Official Number 168459
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 26.92
Gross Tonnage 7127.00
Net Tonnage 4240.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00003

Vessel History

History Built as \"North Sands\" type cargo vessel. Owned by Dominion of Canada, but operated by British Ministry of War Transport. Delivered on May 6, 1943.
Disposition Struck a mine and sank 105 degrees, 8.5 miles from N.F. Buoy 11, off Knokke, Belgium, near Scheldt Estuary, in position 51 degrees 23'48\"N x 03 degrees 19'24\"E, on December 15, 1944.

Build Information

Builder United Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Montreal, P.Q.
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Minister of War Transport (E.R. Management Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1943-00-001944-00-00U.K.168459