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Name Official number Flag IMO
VIMEIRA  160180  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1927  22/09/1927  11/1927 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  379 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5728 grt / 3432 nrt / 410.1 ft  54.5 ft  30.1 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
1-screw. Machinery Aft. T3Cyl. (25, 43.5 & 74 - 48)in. 210lb. 567NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Vimeira Steam Ship Co. Ltd. - Gow, Harrison & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 11/08/1942 
Disposal Detail
Sunk by torpedo and gunfire from U.109 in position 10.03N x 28.55W on passage Curacao for Freetown with gas oil and fuel oil. 
 

 



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