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Name Official number Flag IMO
WANSTEAD  160578  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1928  29/08/1928  10/1928 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Dundee Stannergate  323 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5423 grt / 3303 nrt / 405.8 ft  54.2 ft  27.9 ft   
Engine builder North Eastern Marine Engineering Co. Ltd., Wallsend
Engine detail
T3cyl (25.5, 42, 70 x 48in), 448nhp, 1 screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Britain S.S. Co. Ltd. - Watts, Watts & Co. Ltd., London  London  24/09/1928 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Torpedoed 21/04/1943 
Disposal Detail
21/04/1943 torpedoed by U.415 in 55.46N - 45.14W on passage Tyne for New York in ballast. 
 

 



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