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Name Official number Flag IMO
CONTE ROSSO    ITA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1922  10/02/1921  02/1922 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Liner  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir Naval Constr Wk  611 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
17879 grt / 9909 nrt / 588.2 ft  74.2 ft  35.9 ft   
Engine builder Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2 - Screw. 4 Steam turbines DR geared to two screw shafts. 200lb. 3650NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lloyd Sabaudo S.A. per Azioni, Genoa  Genoa   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1932 'Italia' - Flotte Riuniti Cosulich - Lloyd Sabaudo - N.G.I., Trieste
1934 Lloyd Triestino, Trieste
1937 Lloyd Triestino Soc. Anon. di Navigazione, Trieste 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Torpedoed 24/05/1941 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by the British submarine HMS UPHOLDER in 36.41N - 15.42E on passage Naples to Tripoli with troops. Sunk 10 miles off Capo Murro di Porco, Sicily with heavy loss of life (1300?) 
 

 



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