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Name Official number Flag IMO
HOPELAND  148043  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1921  12/10/1923  11/1923 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  597 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4282 grt / 2662 nrt / 7830 dwt 370.6 ft  53.0 ft  25.2 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (24, 40, 65 x 45in), 276nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hopemount Shipping Co. Ltd. - Stamp, Mann & Co. Ltd., Newcastle  Newcastle-Upon-Tyne  07/11/1923 
Other names
1929CROWN OF GALICIA - 1935 SHAFTESBURY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
12/1928 Prentice, Service & Henderson, Glasgow
04/1935 Alexander Shipping Co. Ltd. - Capper, Alexander & Co., London 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 12/07/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.116 off the Azores, 31.42N - 25.30W on passage Newport for Buenos Aires with coal after dispersal of convoy OS.33 
 

 



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