Built 1903
Type Cargo Ship
Tonnages 2793 grt, 1799 nrt
Length / beam / draft 320.0 x 46.0 x 21.2 ft
Shipbuilder (yard number) J. Blumer & Son, Sunderland (173)
Engine Builder J. Dickinson & Sons Ltd., Sunderland
Engine T3cyl (23, 38, 62 x 42in), 258 nhp
O.N. 115378
Owners 1903 Portland S.S. Co. Ltd. (McNeil, Hinde & Co.), Cardiff as PORTLAND
  1913 O. Zelck, Rostock; renamed IDA ZELCK
  08/1914 seized by Russia at Petrograd
  1914 Imperial Russian Navy transport; renamed VEDI
  1918 returned to owners; renamed IDA ZELCK
  1920 The Shipping Controller (Bell Brothers & Co. Ltd.), London
  1921 Calvert S.S. Co. Ltd. (J. S. Calvert), Goole; renamed INGEBORG LARSSEN
  1924 Inukam Keigoro, Kobe; renamed SAPPORO MARU No.12

12/04/1943 torpedoed by U.S. submarine FLYING FISH in position 41.22N 141.29E, S.S.E. of Shiriyasaki, Honshu

At Hook near Goole (former shipyard) with other steamers probably from the Calvert fleet

(photo collection of the late Dennis Farrar)

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