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Name Official number Flag IMO
M O P 5 BA  160230  ARG   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1928    10/1928 
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Passenger-Vehicle  Steel Diesel-electric  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1559 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
427 grt / 155 nrt / 406 t disp; 65 t dwt 135 ft 0 in LBP  36 ft 0 in at WL  9 ft 9 in mld  4 ft 6 in 
Engine builder Maschinefabriek Augsburg-Nurnberg A.G., Augsburg
Engine detail
2 x 6cyl 4SA oil engines each 290 bhp and each driving a 170 kW Metropolitan-Vickers dynamo. 4 x Metropolitan-Vickers 200 bhp electric motors (two at each end) driving four screws (two forward and two aft).  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Government of Argentina - Ministerio de Obras Publicas  Buenos Aires   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
145 ft 0 in LOA; 39 ft 6 in Breadth at Deck.
Achieved 9.8 knots on trial on 416 bhp.
30/10/1928 Temporarily registered at Glasgow with O.N 160230
 
End year Fate / Status
1960  Wrecked  
Disposal Detail
Was wrecked on the Paraná River in Reconquista, Santa Fe Province, Argentina. Date unknown. Trace lost in 1960. 
 

 



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