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Name Official number Flag IMO
TORTUGUERO  128260  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1909  24/03/1909   
Vessel type Vessel description
Refrigerated Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan Linthouse  432 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4175 grt / 2666 nrt / 374.7 ft  47.7 ft  29.8 ft   
Engine builder Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1- Screw. T3Cyl (27, 45 & 75 - 54) in. 413nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Elders & Fyffes Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
14/03/1917 off North West Coast of Ireland was attacked by a submarine but her speed saved her. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Torpedoed 26/06/1918 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by U.156 when 205 miles NW by 1/4 N off Eagle Island, Co. Mayo on passage Liverpool for Kingston, Jamaica in ballast. 
 

 



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