HORN SHELL (1)

About

Completed 1892 as four-masted barque Howth for R.Martin Dublin. 1918 acquired by Anglo-Saxon and renamed Horn Shell. Conversion to a twin-screw motor tanker. 1925 sold to Nippon as a storage hulk. 1926 sold for scrapping Japan.

Also known as
Howth
IMO number
1099741
Call sign
G...
Construction number
89
Tonnage
2.413 ton
Beam
14m
Length overall
95m
Year of construction
1892
Year of renaming/broken up
1926
Service for Shell
1918 to 1925
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
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Comments

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
08/28/2012 - 19:44 Joaquin Manuel Senen

my grandfather Juan Manuel cabanillas Ibiza Spain travel with this boat the shell horn and told my father that led the ship to put engine after traveling to sail