Ship Details

Yeoman; British
Tanker
147491 / ?
1923
1942
Palmers' Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Newcastle
10822
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Ocean going tanker.

O.N. 147491. I.M.O.

6,990g. 4,084n. 10,822d.

440.0 x 57.1 x 33.8 feet.

Two steam turbines by the shipbuilder, double reduction geared to a single screw shaft. 3,210shp.

17.4.1923: Launched by Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Company Ltd., Newcastle (Yard No. 936) for the British Tanker Company Ltd.

6.1923: Completed.

14.7.1942: Whilst on a voyage from Curacao to Gibraltar, was sunk with a torpedo by the German submarine U 201, at a position 26.42N., 24.20W., south west of the Canary Islands
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