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Name Official number Flag IMO
LINMERE  135357  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1913  22/01/1913   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Murdoch & Murray, Port Glasgow Brown Street  253 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1579 grt / 832 nrt / 265.5 ft  38.6 ft  16.7 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1- Screw. T3Cyl.(19½", 33" & 54" x 36") 180lb. 211nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Watson Steamship Co. Ltd. - H. Watson & Co., Manchester. .  Manchester   
Other names
1923 BALBOA - 1928 GONCALO VELHO - 1949 GENEROSO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1916 Owners sold to Wm. Lever, Manchester.
1917 Transferred to the Bromport Steamship Company Ltd., (H. R. Greenhalgh, manager), Manchester.
08/1923 MacAndrews & Company Ltd., London, and renamed BALBOA.
03/1928 Companhia de Nav.Carregadores Acoreanos, Portugal, and renamed GONCALO VELHO.
1949 Soc. de Naviera Tenax, Panama and renamed GENEROSO.
1949 Soc de Naviera San Giorgio, Basle.
1953 Gabbiano Srl, Venice.  
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1961  Broken Up 25/07/1961 
Disposal Detail
25/7/1961 arrived Viareggio for scrapping but 03/1963 broken up at La Spezia. 
 

 



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