RICHARDSON, DUCK & COMPANY, THORNABY

Name CARDIGAN
Type Cargo
Yard Number 653
Launched 16/08/1917
Completed 10/1917
Off. Number 139622
Engine builder Blair & Co., Stockton-on-Tees
Engine type T. 3 cyl.
GRT 5879
Length (feet) 400
Beam (feet) 52
First owner Cardigan S.S. Co. Ltd. (Jenkins Bros.), Cardiff
   
History 1920 Henry W. Renny (E. J. Leslie), Dundee
  1923 PENSYLVANIE, Harlem S.S. Co. Ltd. (Brown, Jenkinson & Co. Ltd.), London
  1926 Cie. GÚnÚrale Transatlantique, Le Havre
  1934 BURY HILL, Sussex S.S. Co. Ltd. (Counties Ship Management Co. Ltd.), London
   
Fate 07/12/1936 wrecked on Almadi Reef, Cape Verde on passage from Australia via Dakar for Falmouth with wheat.

Use browser to return to this builder's yardlist

Return to all builders main index