- Owned by BPS
- Managed by BPS
- Manned by BPS
O.N. 146629. I.M.O.
6,993g. 4,151n. 10,925d.
440.3 x 57.1 x 33.9 feet.
Two steam turbines by G. Clark & Company Ltd., Sunderland, double reduction geared to a single screw shaft. 3,210shp.
9.6.1922: Launched by Sir James Laing & Sons Ltd., Sunderland (Yard No. 683) for the British Tanker Company Ltd.
19.2.1941: Whilst on a voyage from Abadan to U.K., via Table Bay and Cape Town was captured and taken as a prize by the German Battleship ADMIRAL SCHEER, at a position 7.10N., 45.30E., west of the Seychelles.
29.4.1941: Arrived at Bordeaux, and subsequently renamed ADOLF.
1941: Renamed NORDSTERN.
25.9.1943: Sunk at Nantes. Subsequently raised.
23.7.1944: Sunk by aircraft bombing at Donges.
1947: Raised for demolition.