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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEAUMANOIR    FRA   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  29/06/1920   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Murdoch & Murray, Port Glasgow Brown Street  292 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2328 grt / 1503 nrt / 290.2 ft  44.2 ft  20.9 ft   
Engine builder J G Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
1- Screw. T3Cyl. (22, 36 & 59 - 39)in. 263nhp 10 knots
two steel boilers 180 lb/sq.in. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Soc. Anon. des Chargeurs de L' Ouest, Nantes  Nantes   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1936 Chargeurs de L' Ouest, Nantes
1939 Cie. Nantaise des Chargeurs de l'Ouest, Nantes
17/07/1940 seized by UK at Newcastle
21/08/1940 Registered at Newcastle with O.N. 165790 in the name of The Ministry of Shipping / War Transport, London - Watts, Watts & Co. Ltd., Newcastle, managers 
Vessel history
21/08/1940 Registered with Tonnage 2446 grt, 1524 nrt.
06/03/1941 Tonnage altered to 2477 grt, 1503 nrt. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Air Attack 02/06/1941 
Disposal Detail
On passage from Blyth to London with coal, sunk by German aircraft off #19 Buoy, Robin Hood's Bay near Whitby. 
 

 



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