Tug "Tai Koo" I
|Tai Koo I|
|ID. No. 1128709|
|Type||Harbour / Salvage Tug.|
|Gross Registered Tonnage||352 tons.|
|Builder||Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering. Yard No, 120.|
|Width||26 ft. 3 ins.|
|Engine Builder||Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co.|
|Engine Type||Steam, 2 x Compound engines.|
|Engine cylinders||one H.P. and one L.P. per engine.|
|Propulsion mode||Twin screw.|
|Propeller||2, Right & Left hand|
|Propeller material||cast iron.|
|Original owner||Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co. Hong Kong.|
|Delivered to owner||1911.|
|Scrapped||April 1948. @ Hong Kong Shipyard.|
1911. Built by Taikoo Dockyard as a Harbour tug, for Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co. of Hong Kong.
1938. Sold to Moller's Towages Ltd. Shanghai. Renamed "Carmen Moller". Employed as a Yangtse River tug.
1942. Listed as owned by the Japanese Gov't. Renamed "Amoy Maru".
1943. Listed as owned by the Japanese Navy. Renamed "Eisen 1447".
April 1948. Recorded as broken up at Hong Kong Shipyard.