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Name Official number Flag IMO
KANTARA  147298  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925  29/12/1924  02/1925 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  610 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3236 grt / 1839 nrt / 330.9 ft  46.7ft  23.4 ft   
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
i screw. T3Cyl. (23, 49 & 65 - 45)in. 180lb. 337nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Moss S.S. Co. Ltd. - James Moss & Co ., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1930 James Moss & Co. (Moss Line) Ltd. - same managers
1934 Moss Hutchison Line Ltd., Liverpool 
Vessel history
Laid down as LANCIER by Lloyd Royal Belge (Great Britain) Ltd. for own account 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Gunfire 22/02/1941 
Disposal Detail
Sunk by gunfire from German battleship GNEISENAU in position 47.12N - 40.13W on passage London and Tyne for West Indies and Demerara. 
 

 



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