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Nereus (I)

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Registry #1 Greece Registry Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1937c Nereus (I) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1937c Place (nk) Area (nk) Country (nk)
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp)
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 6161 Type 1 Freighter
Registered Tonnage 4070 Type 2
Engine Steam engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
 
Owner(s)
 
 
Fate Stranded Date 1937-08-08
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
In 1937 she was registered in Syre, Greece. The crew was rescued by the SS Salvage King. She went ashore one mile east of Cape Beale 08/08/1937 in dense fog inbound for Port Alberni from Kobe Japan under command of Captain John Katalanos to load lumberfor the UK under charter to the Anglo-Canadian Shipping Co.
 
References
Nicholson, George; List of Shipping Casualties Resulting in Total Loss in British Columbia and Coastal Waters Since 1897 (undated manuscript document);
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2017-08-05

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