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Name: SAN ISIDORO
Type: Tanker
Launched: 17/12/1913
Completed: 03/1914
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 852
Dimensions: 9718grt, 5964nrt, 530.2 x 66.6 x 33.4ft
Engines: Q4cyl (28.5, 41, 58 & 84 x 54ins), 790nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136646
History:
03/1914 Eagle Oil Transport Co Ltd, London
1914 French Navy; renamed DORDOGNE
1915 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co Ltd (as Crown Nominees)
1915 Renamed SILVERLIP
1919 French Navy; renamed DORDOGNE
18/06/1940 Scuttled
Comments: 1915: Loaned to UK by the French Government
18/06/1940: Scuttled in Brest Roads.


Above photos as DORDOGNE