Unit History: RFA Fernleaf

RFA Fernleaf
built by Napier & Miller Old Kilpatrick,
Yard No 199
Engines by Dunsmuir & Jackson
Port of Registry: London
Propulsion: T. 3cyl 2905hp
Launched : 1916
Built: 1917
Ship Type: Tanker
Tonnage: 5838grt/ 8400dwt
Length: 408.8 feet
Breadth: 54.1 feet
Draught: 26ft
Last Name: BRITISH FERN (1920)
Previous Names: Launched as OLEANDER
Owner History:
Launched for The Admiralty
1917 The Shipping Controller (Lane & MacAndrew), London
1920 British Tanker Company, London
Status: Arrived for Scrapping - 13/09/1931
01.1917, completed as Oleander for the Admiralty but renamed Fernleaf before entering service. 09.02.1920 Purchased by the British Tanker Company Ltd, renamed British Fern. Broken up at Osaka.

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