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Name: TREGANTLE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/1918
Completed: 10/1918
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 458
Dimensions: 5742grt, 2737nrt, 400.2 x 52.1 x 25.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 43 & 73 x 48ins), 425nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 142563
History:
10/1918 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
1939 JGP Livanos (J Livanos & Sons Ltd), Chios; renamed ANNITSA
15/01/1943 Sank
Comments: 15/01/1943: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U617 in 33.02N 21.58E
on a voyage from Alexandria to Benghazi and Tobruk with cased petrol


Above photo courtesy of Stuart Smith