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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLENETIVE  129600  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1911  22/08/1911  09/1911 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   339 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5330 grt / 3322 nrt / 410.3 ft  52.3 ft  28.6 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw T 3-cyl. (26½”, 44” & 73” x 51”) 200lb. 536NHP. 10kts. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Caledonia Steamship Company Ltd., (J. Gardiner & Company, managers), Glasgow.   Glasgow   
Other names
1921 OCEAN PRINCE - 1935 GERMAINE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
14/11/1917 Rio-Cape Line Ltd., (Furness, Withy & Company Ltd, managers).
07/12/1921 Renamed OCEAN PRINCE.
26/01/1935 British registry closed - sold to S. Costanos & Sons, Piraeus, and renamed GERMAINE.
 
Vessel history
War service
27/09/1914 until 14/12/1914 Expeditionary Force Transport.
07/01/1916 until 04/03/1916 Royal Navy Collier (No. 964).
30/05/1916 until 07/08/1916 Indian Government service.
08/08/1916 until 23/12/1916 French Government service (No.610) moving steel and oats.
01/07/1917 until 03/08/1917 Royal Navy Collier (No. 964).
04/08/1917 until 14/10/1917 Wheat from Canada.
07/12/1917 until 16/03/1918 French Government service (No.610) steel from USA.
17/03/1918 To the Liner Section.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1939  Torpedoed 15/12/1939 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Albany (N.Y.) with a cargo of maize for Cork, was torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U48, S. W. of Cape Clear. 
 

 



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