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Name Official number Flag IMO
PLANTER  149645  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1927  22/09/1927  10/1927 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   408 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5887 grt / 3695 nrt / 426.0 ft  54.5 ft  30.4 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1 screw. T3Cyl.(27, 46 & 77 - 54)in. 200lb. 524NHP.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Charente Steamship Co. Ltd. - T. & J. Harrison, Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Torpedoed 16/11/1940 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by U.137 in 55.38N - 08.28W off the west coast of Ireland whilst in Convoy SLS-53 on voyage Suez/Freetown for Manchester. 
 

 



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