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Name Official number Flag IMO
CAMANA  142437  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  03/12/1917   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Dunlop, Bremner & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Inch Yard  289 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5574 grt / 3466 nrt / 390.7 ft  53.2 ft  24.7 ft   
Engine builder D & W Henderson & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, Q4cyl (25, 35.5, 51, 72 x 51in), 370nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Camana S.S. Co. Ltd. - Blue Star Line Ltd., London  London  28/05/1918 
Other names
08/01/1921 CELTICSTAR - 117/10/929 CELTIC STAR 
Subsequent owner and registration history
20/11/1920 Union Cold Storage Co. Ltd. - Blue Star Line (1920) Ltd., London
20/05/1930 managers restyled as Blue Star Line Ltd. 
Vessel history
1935 Following the lengthening of owner's AVELONA STAR (12,858g/1927) her funnel was fitted to CELTIC STAR 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Torpedoed 30/03/1943 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by the Italian submarine GIUSEPPE FINZI, SW of Freetown, Sierra Leone in position 04.16N 17.44W whilst on a voyage from Manchester, Greenock and Freetown to Montevideo and Buenos Aires with 4410 tons of general cargo including mail.
04/05/1943 British registry closed.  
 

 



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