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Name of ship as recorded on the record

Ship name

Empire Chieftain - 1943 ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945 )

Loch Ryan - 1946 ( Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950 )

Fair Ryan - 1960 ( Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The process of transferring a vessel to water, but not necessarily her completion.

Launch Date

05/08/1944 ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Unique identifier for a given ship, it is assigned by a builder.

Yard no

354 ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The country in which the vessel’s construction took place, at the time of writing.

Country of build

United Kingdom ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The listed port to which a given vessel belongs.

Port belonging to

Middlesbrough ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945 )

London ( Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The individual and/or organisation listed that is responsible for the everyday management of a ship. This may be the same as the owner.

Ship manager

Royal Mail Lines Ltd ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945 )

Location where a vessel’s survey was undertaken.

Location of Survey

Glasgow ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943 )

Middlesbrough ( Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943 )

Sunderland ( Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943 )

West Hartlepool ( Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943 )

Wokingham ( Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943 )

Haverton Hill-on-Tees; Middlesbrough ( First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943 )

West Hartlepool; Hartlepool ( Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943 )

Annan; Glasgow ( Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943 )

Ashton-under-Lyne; Manchester ( Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943 )

Bedford; London ( Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943 )

Haverton Hill-on-Tees ( Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950 )

Manchester ( Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945 )

New Orleans ( Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Broad categories and subdivisions of vessels related to their purpose or function.

Ship type

Cargo ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Predominant material(s) utilised in a vessel’s construction.

Material of construction

Steel ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

A ship’s total internal volume in ‘register tons’ (replaced by gross tonnage post 1982).

Gross Register Tonnage

9904 ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950 )

9935 ( Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Is machinery fitted at the aft of the vessel?

Machinery aft?

No ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Generally a smaller additional auxiliary boiler (often used while the vessel is at port).

Is a donkey boiler fitted?

No ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Name of the Proving House responsible for the public testing and certification of a vessel’s anchors and/or chain cables.

Lloyd's Proving House?

No ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Classification symbol assigned to a vessel by Lloyd’s Register’s Classing Committee denoting the quality of construction and maintenance.

Tonnage derived by deducting from the gross register tonnage the capacity that in unavailable for cargo, e.g. machinery space, fuel, crew accommodation etc.

Also referred to as extreme breadth. The distance from the extreme starboard side to the extreme port side.

Contextual information related to the reasons of the vessel’s loss or disposal.

Circumstances of loss or disposal

Sold to shipbreakers for breaking at Nagasaki ( Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960 )

The country or national waters where a vessel is lost/disposed of, or last recorded.

Country of loss or disposal

Japan ( Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960 )

Description/specifications listed of the vessel’s engines and machinery. (The engines/machinery may have been surveyed separately before being assigned to a vessel).

The year in which a vessel’s construction is completed.

Year of ship completion

1943 ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The individual and/or organisation listed as having been responsible for constructing the vessel. This can/may be the same as the owner and/or manager.

Shipbuilder

Furness Shipbuilding Co Ltd ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The port or place in which the vessel’s construction took place, at the time of writing.

Place of build

Haverton Hill-on-Tees ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

The country (flag) that a vessel is registered to, at the time of writing.

Country of registration

Italy ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945, Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

United Kingdom ( Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950 )

The individual and/or organisation listed

Ship owner

Ministry of War Transport ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Engineer Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 8 December 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943, Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943, Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943, Plan of Profile and Decks as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Plan of Midship Section as fitted for Empire Chieftain, 19 October 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification to the surveyors at Manchester regarding Vicker's Armstrong's Yard and various reports, 4 June 1945 1945, Wokingham Copy of Correspondence from the surveyors at Barrow in Furness to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding machinery being fitted in Vickers-Armstrong's Yard, 24 May 1945 1945 )

Royal Mail Lines Ltd ( Capacity Plan (not approved) for Empire Chieftain, 8 November 1950 1950 )

Argonaut Shipping & Trading Co Ltd ( Report of Total Loss for Fair Ryan, 17 August 1960 1960, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

Name of surveyor.

Surveyor

William A Liggat; George de Caynoth Ballardie ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843 )

Cyril Benson Scorer ( Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943 )

S D Brand ( Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943 )

H E L Betts ( Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943 )

Clive Bell ( Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 1 July 1943 1943 )

Harold Clifford Young; Cyril Benson Scorer ( First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943 )

Cyril Benson Scorer; Charles Norman Stuart; George Howard Forsyth ( Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943 )

Cyril Benson Scorer; Charles Norman Stuart ( Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 21 September 1943 1943 )

Charles Norman Stuart; George Howard Forsyth ( Report on Steam Turbine Machinery for Empire Chieftain, 3 November 1943 1943 )

Clive Bell; Charles Norman Stuart ( Report on Water Tube Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 4 June 1943 1943 )

Lewis Conford Davis; Charles Norman Stuart ( Report on Boilers for Empire Chieftain, 14 May 1943 1943 )

Andrew Gillieson Smith ( Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence from A G Smith, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Manchester to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding National Gas & Oil Co Ltd, Richardsons Westgarth Ltd and C/O Furness Shipbuilding Co, 8 June 1945 1945 )

Herbert Alan Garnett; Charles Norman Stuart ( Report on Oil Engine Electric Generator Sets for Empire Chieftain, 6 June 1943 1943 )

Andrew Gillieson Smith; Charles Norman Stuart ( Report on Oil Engine Air Compressor Sets for Empire Chieftain, 17 June 1943 1943 )

S D Wood ( Report on Electrical Equipment for Empire Chieftain, 26 September 1943 1943 )

William Corteen Cowin ( Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the machinery of Fair Ryan and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 28 March 1960 1960, Report of Periodical Surveys and Repairs of Machinery for Fair Ryan, ex Loch Ryan, 16 May 1960 1960 )

A vessel’s means of propulsion.

Propulsion

Steam ( Copy of document certifying that the surveyor examined the turbine feed pumps of Empire Chieftain, 30 November 1843 1843, Request for Special Survey for Empire Chieftain, 23 June 1942 1942, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 24 November 1923 1943, Correspondence from Syril B Scorer, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesborough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain, 22 Novemer 1943 1943, Correspondence from E Potts to C A Millar at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co's Yard, 22 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from S D Brand, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Sunderland to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain ad Furness Shipbuilding Company, 17 November 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence to E Potts at C S S Department, Glasgow regarding Empire Chieftain, its machinery and Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd, 18 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from H E L Betts of Lloyd's Register Glasgow to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Empire Chieftain and Furness S B Co, 13 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from W Stewart, Lloyd's Register surveyor at Middlesbrough to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding the Hull and Electrical installation on Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Correspondence from Clive Bell to the Secretary at Wokingham regarding Richardsons, Westgarth & Co amd John Thompson, 17 June 1943 1943, Copy of Correspondence from the Clerk to the Classification Committee to the surveyors at West Hartlepool regarding Richardson Westgarth, Daniel Adamson & Co and Messrs Cockburns, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding Richardson Westgarth & Co and Furness S Bco, 10 June 1943 1943, Correspondence memo regarding an extract from the freeboard verification of marking form for Empire Chieftain received form Middlesbrough surveyors dated 9 July 1943, 31 December 1943 1943, First Entry Report for Steel Steamer Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Remarks of the Chief Ship Surveyor to the Classing Committee for Empire Chieftain, 7 December 1943 1943, Report of Survey for Repairs for Empire Chieftain, 5 November 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 16 October 1943 1943, Form for Vessels of 100 Tons and Upwards for Empire Chieftain, 20 September 1943 1943, Copy of document certifying that surveyor has examined the hull and machinery of Empire Chieftain and transmitted the Report, and stating his Recommendations, 2 November 1943 1943,