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Name Official number Flag IMO
HALIZONES  143626  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  05/02/1920  04/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ayrshire Dockyard Co Ltd, Irvine   487 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5298 grt / 3137 nrt / 400.7 ft  52.2 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw T.3-cyl. (27", 44" & 73" x 48") 513 NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & South American Steam Navigation Company Ltd., (R. P. Houston & Company managers), Liverpool.   Liverpool  22/03/1920 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1932 Houston Line (London) Ltd., appointed as managers.  
Vessel history
War Standard “B” Class purchased on the stocks  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Bombed 30/07/1943 
Disposal Detail
27/07/1943 Whilst under command of Captain J. H. Crellin on a voyage from Glasgow to Montevideo and Buenos Aires in convoy OS 52 was bombed by German aircraft at a position 38.04N., 12.59W., 200 miles W. N. W. of Cape St. Vincent.
30/07/1943 Whilst under tow, sank in a position 37.22 N., 13.03 W. Her crew were all saved.
 
 

 



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