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Name Official number Flag IMO
MAID OF KENT  300433  GBR  5217531 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1959  27/11/1958  13/05/1959 
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Passenger-Vehicle  Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1492 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4413 grt / 1983 nrt / 4187 displ 373.0 ft  60.2 ft    13.0 ft 
Engine builder William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton
Engine detail
Two shaft double reduction geared Pametrada turbine.
2 Babcox and Wilcox water tube boilers 350 lbs 650F.
4 Allen diesel generators small auxiliary boiler 60 lbs.
Confined duct (open stokehold) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British Transport Commission, Dover  Dover   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1963 British Railways Board, Dover
1979 Sealink (U.K.) Ltd., Dover 
Vessel history
10/04/1982 Departed Newhaven in tow tug PUNTA TORRE. 
Remarks
"The Pocket Liner" 
End year Fate / Status
1982  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
10/04/1982 Departed Newhaven in tow tug PUNTA TORRE
21/04/1982 arrived at San Esteban de Pavia for breaking by Desguaces Aviles S.A. 
 

 



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