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Name Official number Flag IMO
KINTANG  153998  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925    1926 
Vessel type Vessel description
River Steamer Passenger/Cargo  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1512 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
435 grt / 221 nrt / 465 tons disp. 149.5 ft  26.6 ft  7.7 ft  6 ft 2 in 
Engine builder Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
Twin geared Brown-Curtiss steam turbines 1700 SHP 10kn 2-screw
2 x Yarrow boilers 250 lb/sq.in. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
China Navigation Co. Ltd., 8 Billiter Square, London EC.  Hong Kong  11/05/1926 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1926 reg London
1941 Japanese Government 
Vessel history
c1930 often came under sniper fire from communists, and carried British army detachment.
7(8?)/Dec/1941 seized by Japanese at Shanghai.
9/1945 found in Japan in a damaged condition. Towed to Shanghai and laid up 
Remarks
Assembled at Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co Ltd, Hong Kong
For Upper Yangtse River, Chungking-Suifu sevices  
End year Fate / Status
1948  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up in China. 
 

 



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