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Name Official number Flag IMO
BELLAVENTURE  127684  CAN   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1909  23/11/1908   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
D & W Henderson & Co., Glasgow Meadowside  464 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1132 grt / 471 nrt / 241.0 ft  35.8 ft  16.9 ft   
Engine builder D & W Henderson & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (22.5, 37, 61 x 42in), 347nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Bellaventure S.S. Co. Ltd. - A. Harvey & Co., St. John's.   St. John's, Newfoundland   
Other names
1917 ALEKSANDR SIBIRYAKOV  
Subsequent owner and registration history
1917 Rusian Government, Arkhangelsk
1919 managed by Ellerman's Wilson Line Ltd.
1920 Byelomortran, Arkhangelsk
1922 Northern Shipping Co., Arkhangelsk
1924 A/O Sovtorgflot, Arkhangelsk
1933 Northern Shipping Co., Arkhangelsk
09/1941 - 05/1942 Soviet Navy requisition - transport icebreaker LD-6  
Vessel history
Served as a sealer and as an icebreaker.
24/11/1936 stranded near Cape Menshikoff, Kara Sea, refloated 25/12/1936 and returned to service 06/1938. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Gunfire 25/08/1942 
Disposal Detail
Shelled and sunk by German cruiser ADMIRAL SCHEER in the Kara Sea near Belucha Island 76.12N - 91.30E 
 

 



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