Horley

Vessel name on Arrival: Marie Moller

Original Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Company of Howdon-on-Tyne

Original Yard No: 179

Official Number: 132574

Vessel Type: Cargo

GRT: 4770

Year Built: 1911

Arrival Date: 14/07/1937

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Name Changes:

Built as Horley for Houlder Middleton of London

1912 :  acquired by Lamport & Holt and renamed Euclid

1931 :  acquired by Ben Line Steamers and renamed Benvannoch

1935 :  acquired by Moller & Company and renamed Marie Moller

Other Information:

Triple Expansion Steam Reciprocating Engine

Launched :  15/02/1911

Completed :  July 1911

Following an explosion and fire on board the vessel whilst on a passage from Vizagatapam to Liverpool, and in a position off Holyhead Bay, the vessel was taken in tow to LIverpool then towed to Troon for breaking up.  Photo shows her as Lamport & Holt's  EUCLID