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Name Official number Flag IMO
BARON WEMYSS  146716  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1924  19/04/1924  05/1924 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Dunlop, Bremner & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Inch Yard  349 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2996 grt / 1830 nrt / 332.2 ft  48.1 ft  21.9 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (21.5, 35.5, 60 x 39in), 225nhp, 1- Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Kelvin Shipping Co. Ltd. - H. Hogarth & Sons, Ardrossan  Ardrossan   
Other names
1937 SANTAROSA - 1941 RAMAPO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1937 Alberto Tomaso Rosasco, Genoa
12/1941 Seized at Norfolk, Virginia by USA - operated by United States War Shipping Administration, Panama - Waterman S.S. Agency Ltd. 
Vessel history
10/06/1940 at Philadelphia and laid up
03/1941 detained there
25/07/1941 requisitioned 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 16/09/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by U.108 in position 35.10N - 65.50W, on passage Riverport to New York, no survivors. 
 

 



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