Name

EMPIRE FORELAND

Type

Cargo Ship

Launched

02/12/1940 

Completed

03/1941

Yard no.

358

Tonnages

873 grt, 459 nrt, 1137 dwt

Length / beam/ draft

197.7 x 30.2 x 11.6 ft

O.N.

164909

Engine Builder

British Auxiliaries Ltd., Glasgow

Engines

Oil  7cyl 2SA'

 

 

First owner

Ministry of Shipping - F. T. Everard & Sons Ltd., London

History

1941 Ministry of War Transport - same managers

 

08/1942 managers Comben Longstaff  & Co. Ltd., London

 

10/1945 Woodtown shipping Co. Ltd. - same managers; renamed NORFOLKBROOK

 

02/1946 Williamstown Shipping Co. Ltd. - same managers

 

02/1950 William Robertson Shipowners Ltd., Glasgow; renamed AGATE

 

1958 Gem Line Ltd. - William Robertson Shipowners Ltd., Glasgow

 

1961 Pio Tomei, Viareggio; renamed SILVANA TOMEI

 

1970 Navalprotector, Rome; renamed SABBATIORE PRIMO

 

 

Fate

1984 deleted from Lloyd's Register as no longer sea-going

 

 

 

As NORFOLKBROOK above

and as AGATE below

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