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Name Official number Flag IMO
SIUSHAN  153704  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1926  shipped   
Vessel type Vessel description
River Steamer Passenger/Cargo  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1502 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
296 grt / 165 nrt / 229 tons disp 121.0 ft  23.0 ft  5.5 ft  4 ft 6 in 
Engine builder Norris, Henty & Gardner Ltd., Manchester
Engine detail
Twin M6cyl (11½" x 12½") 2SA 420bhp 9kn 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
China Navigation Co Ltd, 8 Billiter Square, London EC.  Shanghai  19/02/1926 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1926 reg London
1930 reg Hong Kong
1930 Taikoo Chinese Navigation Co Ltd, 1 Connaught Road, Victoria, Hong Kong 
Vessel history
Re-assembled at New Engineering & Shipbuilding Works, Shanghai
For Upper Yangtse River sevices

19/8/1937 when alongside the wharf in Shanghai, capsized after being struck by shrapnel during a Japanese air raid. Later raised.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Lost 15/02/1942 
Disposal Detail
15/2/1942 lost during the evacuation of Singapore, while under the control of the Royal Navy. 
 

 



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