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Name Official number Flag IMO
CHANDA  121308  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1906  27/12/1905   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  457 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6169 grt / 3960 nrt / 430.2 ft  54.3 ft  32.0 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, T3Cyl (33, 53.5 & 86 - 60)in. 784NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1925 PIETRO CAMPANELLA - 1941 EQUIPOISE  
Subsequent owner and registration history
1925 "Tito Campanella" - Soc Commerciale di Navigazione, Genoa.
09/1941 United States Maritime Commission / U.S. War Shipping Administration, Panama 
Vessel history
06/1940 at Norfolk, Virginia
03/1941 detained by U.S.A.
11/09/1941 requisitioned by U.S.A. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 26/03/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by U-160 100 miles east of Norfolk Virginia, 36.36N - 74.45W on passage Rio de Janeiro for Baltimore. 
 

 



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