Phasianella

About

Completed 1929 as Phasianella for Shell Australia. 1935 sold to Approx Assiatic. 3-3-1942 scuttled at Batavia, refloated by Japanese forces. To Japanese Government and renamed Arukani Maru. 1946 scrapped China.

Information
Also known as
Arukani Maru
IMO number
1161338
Call sign
V...
Construction number
485
Tonnage
866 ton
Beam
11m
Length overall
55m
Year of construction
1929
Year of renaming/broken up
1946
Service for Shell
1929 to 1935
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Comments

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
12/30/2017 - 01:50 Mike Trickett

Hi,
You may be interested in an early silent newsreel showing the PHASIANELLA berthing at Adelaide South Australia, which I have just uploaded to my YouTube channel.
The system won't permit a web address, so log onto YouTube and search for "Phasianella".
Regards
Mike Trickett
Geelong, Australia