Barbatia

About

Completed 1943 as Empire Gain for M.O.W.T (Hadley Shipping). 1946 purchased by STUK and renamed Barbatia. 1956 seized by Egypt during Suez Canal crisis and renamed Magd. 8-6-1967 sunk at southern end of Canal by air attack.

Information
Also known as
Empire Gain
Magd
IMO number
1169121
Call sign
GBYV
Construction number
752
Tonnage
5.100 ton
Beam
16m
Length overall
119m
Year of construction
1943
Year of renaming/broken up
1967
Service for Shell
1946 to 1956
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
Roy Edmonds chief engineer 1951