TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: GIULIO CESARE
Type: Passenger Ship
Launched: 07/02/1920
Completed: 11/1921
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 967
Dimensions: 21657grt, 12826nrt, 602.4 x 76.5 x 46.3ft
Engines: 4 steam turbines, 3620nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 4 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
11/1921 Navigazione Generale Italiana, La Spezia
1932 “Italia” – Flotte Riunite Cosulich – Lloyd Sabaudo – NGI, Genoa
1937 Lloyd Triestino S.A. di Navigazione, Genoa
1949 Broken up
Comments: 08/09/1943: Damaged by crew sabotage at Trieste
Used by German forces as an accommodation ship
11/09/1944: Sank in an Allied air strike at Trieste
1949: Refloated and broken up


Above 2 photos courtesy of Richard Turnwald

Above photo courtesy of Lloyd Bacon