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Registry #1 140034 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1915 M-17 (H.M.S.) Name 5
Name 2 1919 Toedjoe Name 6
Name 3 1927 Nanaimolite Name 7
Name 4 1937 Imperial Nanaimolite Name 8
Year Built 1915 Place West Hartlepool Area Country UK
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 170' x 31.2' x 10.7'
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement 513
Gross Tonnage 513 Type 1 Warship (monitor)
Registered Tonnage 168 Type 2 Tanker
Engine 97hp engine (1931c); Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds In 1919 she was rebuilt as an oil tanker. Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1915 she was built as a monitor H.M.S. M-17 for wartime service with the Royal Navy. In 1919 she was owned by NV Curacaosche Scheepvaart Mij. In 1922 she was owned by Shell Co of Canada Ltd. In 1927 she was transferred to Canadian Registry. In 1927-1937 she was owned by Imperial Oil Ltd., Sarnia ON. In 1937-1941 she was owned by Imperial Oil Shipping Co. Ltd., Montreal QC.
Fate Registry closed Date 1941-00-00
Named Features
Significance of Name
She was a 147,000 gal capacity. In 1941 she was broken up
Canada List of Shipping;
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