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Name: VANESSA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 10/02/1872
Completed: 1872
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 285
Dimensions: 1182grt, 709nrt, 256.8 x 30.0 x 17.2ft
Engines: C2cyl (30 & 55 x 33ins), 154hp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 65670
History:
1872 J Fenwick & Son, London
1903 Renwick, Wilton & Co Ltd, Dartmouth
1912 G Angelatos, Argostoli; renamed STAMATOULA
1914 M Michalos, Piraeus; renamed ANTHIPI
24/11/1915 Italian Government by requisition
29/12/1915 Sank
Comments: 29/12/1915: Mined and sank near San Giovanni di Medua
On a voyage from Italy to Albania with a cargo of stores