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Name Official number Flag IMO
BRITISH MONARCH  146326  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1923  11/09/1922  02/1923 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
Napier & Miller Ltd, Old Kilpatrick Old Kilpatrick  236 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5661 grt / 3539 nrt / 420.6 ft  54.2 ft  29.1 ft   
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
2 x Steam turbines, DR geared to single shaft
1929 re-engined with 1- Screw. T3Cyl (26,43 & 73 - 48)in. 180lb. by D. W. Henderson & Co., Glasgow 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Monarch S.S. Co. Ltd. - Raeburn & Verel Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Torpedoed 19/06/1940 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U-48 NNW of Corunna, 45N - 11.21W on passage bougie for Glasgow with iron ore. Lost with all 40 crew. 
 

 



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