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Name Official number Flag IMO
VITRUVIA  148906  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1926  15/04/1926  05/1926 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  370 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4870 grt / 2955 nrt / 375.1 ft  51.7 ft  29.0 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
1-screw. T3cyl (25.5,42 & 70 - 48)in 180lb 470NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Voreda S.S. Co. Ltd . - Gow, Harrison & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1938 MARYAD - 1939 PETERJO - 1939 BEAUCE - 1940 PROSERPINA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1938 Pallas Oil & Trading Co. Ltd. - D. Margilies, London
1939 J. P. Eastwick, Antwerp
1939 French Government - Cie. Auxiliaire de Nav., Marseille
1940 seized by Italian Government - Adriatica S.A. de Navigazione, Venice 
Vessel history
06/1938 damaged by air attack
1942 attacked by HMS TRAVELLER when passing Antikithera. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Bombed 26/10/1942 
Disposal Detail
26/10/1942 in convoy Taranto/Tobruk attacked by bombers and Beaufort torpedo aircraft of the 47 RAF Squadron from Malta and sunk about 30 miles, 320 deg. from Tobruk. 
 

 



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