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British Mexican Petroleum Co., Ltd.
Inverleith - (1921-1936)
 
"Ineverleith" was build in 1921 and sold in 1937 and converted to Cargo vessel "Sunstone".
Sold in 1938 as "Castelverde" to Italy. Sunk in WW2.

The Miramar Ship Index for "INVERLEITH"
IDNo:
1145166
Year:
1921
Name:
INVERLEITH
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
26.08.1920
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
03.03.1921

DWT:
Yard No:
589
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
125.8
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
17.0
Builder:
Harland & Wolff
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Belfast
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1T-10

Subsequent History:
1937 SUNSTONE - 1938 CASTELVERDE

Disposal Data:
Torpedoed and sunk by HMS UNRUFFLED, 27nm 327o off Cape Bon 14.12.1942

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
145166
1145166
1921
INVERLEITH
6958
A. Weir & Co.
1145166
1921
SUNSTONE
6958
1937
A. Vlasov
2216
1145166
1921
CASTELVERDE
6958
1938
A. Vlasov

Additional Info by Starke & Schell Registers :

INVERLEITH - 1921  (cylindrical tanks)     BR    1T  (10)
6,958 GRT for British Mexican Petroleum Co., Ltd., (A. Weir & Co.), London,  412.6 x 55.8
Tanker build by Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Belfast,  (2),  #589,  145166
1933 - (mgrs. deleted from listing)
1936 - Campden Hill SS. Co., Ltd. (Counties Ship Management Co., Ltd.), London - tanks removed, converted general cargo
1937 - SUNSTONE   s/o (Navigation & Coal Trade Co., Ltd., mgrs.), Panama  [A.Vlasov],  PA
1938 - CASTELVERDE   Soc. Anon. "Sitmar" - Soc. Ital. Transporti Marittimi, Genoa,  IT    2216
Torpedoed and sunk by HMS UNRUFFLED, 14 Dec 1942, 27 miles, 327o from Cap Bon,
voyage Naples - Tunis, in convoy