Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 175388
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7139.00
Net Tonnage 4220.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00028

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1952 (7127 gross - 4343 net).
History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on May 25, 1944.
Disposition Arrived in Hong Kong, October 26, 1968, and laid up. Sold to Mollers, Ltd., shipbreakers, Hong Kong, in December, 1968, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder United Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Montreal, P.Q.
Date Built 1944-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
POPLAR HILL1950-00-001960-00-00U.K.175388

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Park Steamship Co., Ltd. (Minister of Munitions & Supply)1944-00-001950-00-00CANADA175388
Halifax Overseas Freighters, Ltd. (Counties Ship Management Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1950-00-001960-00-00U.K.175388
Dah Lien Shipping Co., Ltd. (Shipping Managers (Hong Kong), Ltd.1960-00-001963-00-00U.K.175388
Dah Lien Shipping Co., Ltd. (Jebnei Shipping Management Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1963-00-001968-00-00U.K.175388