Ortina Shell

About

Completed 1891 as four-masted barque Oweena for Mahon London. 1918 purchased by Anglo-Saxon and renamed Ortina Shell. Converted as a twin-screw motor tanker. 1937 sold to Shell Egypt as a storage vessel. 1946 scrapped Egypt.

Information
Also known as
Oweenee
IMO number
1100264
Call sign
GQFV
Construction number
393
Tonnage
2.603 ton
Beam
14m
Length overall
101m
Year of construction
1891
Year of renaming/broken up
1946
Service for Shell
1918 to 1946
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
Douglas M.C. Renton passenger 1938 Son of o.i.c (aged 4yrs)