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Name Official number Flag IMO
KYLEAKIN  121240  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1905  19/05/1905   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Grangemouth & Greenock Dockyard Co Ltd, Greenock Cartsdyke Mid  259 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3073 grt / 1976 nrt / 330.5 ft  48.0 ft  22.0 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw T3cyl (24", 40" & 65" x 42"), 286nhp, 1200IHP, 9.5 knots
2 Steel boilers 160 lb/sq.in 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Kyle Shipping Company Ltd, Glasgow - Henry Abram, Frances R Addie & Robert Cousin, managers  Glasgow  29/05/1905 
Other names
1920 LOUGHBOROUGH - 1925 SANTAROSA - 1937 VERTUNNO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
05/1916 Chr. Salvesen & Co., Leith (Frederick G Salvesen, manager)
05/1919 Side Shipping C Ltd, Newcastle (George A Connell & George W Grace, managers)
05/1919 Registry transferred to the port of Newcastle
01/1920 The Anglo-European Steamship Co. Ltd., London (Thomas A Blane, manager)
03/1920 Registry transferred to the port of London
0/1920 The address of the owners is now in Hull. James Bell, manager
12/1920 Registry transferred to the port of Hull
1925 Alberto Tomaso Rosasco, Genoa
1937 Soc. Anon. Sbarchi, Imbarchie Trasporti, Rome
08/1943 seized by German forces
 
Vessel history
02/1920 Renamed LOUGHBOROUGH 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1945  Blockship  
Disposal Detail
04/1945 scuttled by German forces as a blockship at eastern entrance to Genoa 
 

 



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