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Name: SAN ANDRÉS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/1911
Completed: 06/1911
Builder: Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd
Yard: Bill Quay
Yard Number: 169
Dimensions: 1655grt, 728nrt, 270.0 x 40.8 x 18.3ft
Engines: T3cyl (22, 36 & 60 x 39ins), 225nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
06/1911 D/S A/S Otto Thoresens Linie (O Thoresen), Christiania
11/05/1918 Sank
Comments: 11/05/1918: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U86 when 100 miles west
of Lundy Island (51.23N – 07.53W) on a voyage from the Mediterranean to Norway via Swansea with general cargo