Name

EMPIRE CLIFF

Type

Cargo Ship

Launched

16/10/1940

Completed

12/1940

Yard no.

357

Tonnages

873 grt, 459 nrt, 1124 dwt

Length / beam/ draft

197.7 x 30.2 x 11.6 ft

O.N.

164908

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

 

1942 managers Capper, Alexander & Co., London

 

08/1942 managers Christian Salvesen & Co. Ltd., Leith

 

09/1945 The South Georgia Co. Ltd. - Christian Salvesen & Co. Ltd., Leith; renamed MARNA

 

1960  Hargreaves Coal & Shipping Ltd. - Comben Longstaff & Co. Ltd., London; renamed HARCLIFF

 

1963 Componave Companhia Portuguesa de Navegacao Ltda., Panama; renamed RICARDO MANUEL

 

 

 

 

Fate

04/09/1971 sank off Casablanca after a collision with Moroccan m.v. ZAGORA while on passage Lisbon for Casablanca in ballast.

 

 

 

Above as MARNA,

below as HARCLIFF

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