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Name Official number Flag IMO
WAYFARER  147324  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925  09/06/1925  08/1925 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   403 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5068 grt / 3157 nrt / 395.5 ft  52.5 ft  28.0 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, T3cyl (26, 43, 73 x 48in), 464nhp, 12.5 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Charente S.S. Co. Ltd. - T. & J. Harrison, Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Torpedoed 19/08/1944 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.862 in 14.30S - 42.20E off East Africa, about 90 miles from Mozambique on passage Colombo and Beira for U.K. ports with copper and coal. 
 

 



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