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Name: BELPAMELA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 10/11/1927
Completed: 02/1928
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 1028
Dimensions: 3215grt, 1869nrt, 329.6 x 49.2 x 21.2ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 4cyl (23.5 x 41.75ins), 358nhp
Engines by: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
02/1928 Belships Co Ltd Skibs A/s (Christen Smith, manager), Oslo
11/04/1947 Sank
Comments: 11/04/1947: Foundered at 37.44N - 53.03W, 700miles SE Nova Scotia


Above photos courtesy of Richard Cox