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VIC 40     Hip Sang       Yau Wing No 103

 

Builder R.Dunston, Thorne
Official Nr 180240
Yard Nr 452
Launched 9/1/1944
Delivered 5/1944
Length 66.8 ft
Beam 18.4 ft
Gross 96 tons
Deadweight 140 tons
Engine Oil
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

One of a batch of diesel engined VICs built by Dunstons as Cased Petrol Carriers. She was in Hong Kong on naval service until 1947

CIVIL USE

In 1947 sold to local owners and renamed "Hip Sang". Converted to a trawler with a diesel engine in 1953 by Great South Fishing Industries Ltd. Bought by Yau Wing Co of Hong Kong in 1965 and again renamed, this time "Yau Wing No 103",   Nothing further is known