Hye Leong 1882 - Auxiliary Patrol Vessel

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Hye Leong 1882 - Auxiliary Patrol Vessel

Post by Woody » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:38 pm

HMS Hye Leong
Auxiliary Patrol Vessel
Launched by Blackwood and Gordon, Port Glasgow Yard No 178, on 29/9/1882 as an iron passenger cargo coaster for Lee Keng Yong, Singapore. She carried deck passengers. Scrapped in Singapore 6/7/1926
492 grt
180.6 ft x 25 ft x 12 ft
C.2-cyl. (28” & 50” x 30”) 114 NHP., giving 9 knots
1 x 3pdr.

12/1/1886 sold to Lee Keng Yong and Tan Beng Gam, Singapore
5/10/1886 sold to Wee Boon Tek, Lee Keng Yong, Lee Cheng Yan, Khoo Cheng Teong, Koh Saw Tee, Singapore.
1888 sold to Tan Beng Gam, Singapore.
3/2/1890 sold to Straits Steamship Co.
19/10/1917 requisitioned by the Admiralty for use as Auxiliary Patrol Vessel at Rangoon
30/12/1918 Returned

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