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Name Official number Flag IMO
MEISSONIER  137456  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1915  24/12/1914   
Vessel type Vessel description
Refrigerated Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Russell & Co, Port Glasgow Kingston Yard  673 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7192 grt / 4490 nrt / 454.8 ft  56.2 ft  35.6 ft   
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2- Screw Q8Cyl (20.5,29.5,42 & 61 - 48)in. 887nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Liverpool, Brazil & River Plate S.N. Co. Ltd. - Lamport & Holt Ltd., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
1933 NASINA - 1935 ASMARA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1930 Nelson Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. - H. & W. Nelson Ltd., Liverpool
1932 Royal Mail Lines Ltd., Liverpool
1935 Soc. Anon. Cooperativa di Nav. Garibaldi, Genoa
1937 Royal Italian Navy - managed by Garibaldi 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Torpedoed 11/08/1943 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by HMS UNSHAKEN 2 miles east of Pedagne LH off Brindisi. 
 

 



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