Sign from the old office building of the Sarawak Steamship Company.
Ship No 434
Was an order from the Sarawak Steamship Company Ltd, for a twin screw diesel cargo and passenger vessel.
Built to carry out trade around Borneo and from Sarawak to Singapore across the Straits, a journey that took around 70 hours, she was 1733 tons with a length of 212 feet and a beam of 44 feet with a design draught at 21 feet.
The AUBY was a very well known vessel in the waters around Sarawak and Singapore.
She was launched from the yard on the 24th of September 1953.
M.V.AUBY (Ship No 434)