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Name Official number Flag IMO
TIEN KWANG  148559  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925  1925  02/1925 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1497 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
731 grt / 341 nrt / 1007 tons disp. 198.5 ft  32.9 ft  8.9 ft  8 ft 0 in 
Engine builder Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2 x Screw. 2 x 4Cyl. (18, 26, 30 & 30 - 18)in. 397nhp
2 x Yarrow boilers 250 lb/sq.in. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Asiatic Petroleum Co. Ltd., London  London  24/02/1925 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1927 Asiatic Petroleum Co. (North China) Ltd., St Helens Court. London EC3, Andrew Agnew, Mgr. Re-registered at Shanghai
10/1939 Admiralty requisition - anti-submarine service 
Vessel history
For service in the Straits of Mallaca with an extreme draught of 8.6 ft. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Bombed 14/02/1942 
Disposal Detail
Bombed off Pampong Island south of Rhio Strait on passage Singapore for Batavia with evacuees. 
 

 



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