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Yard No. 305
ps CABO CORRIENTES



Yard Number 305 was named CABO CORRIENTES when launched on Monday 06/10/1913 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow for Hamburg Sud Amerika Damfschiffarts

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1914
Ship Type: Paddle Steamer
Tonnage: 2627 grt
Length: 320.4 feet
Breadth: 40.1 feet

Owner History:
Hamburg Sud Amerika Damfschiffarts
1921 Argentina Cia de Naveira, Buenos Aires
1922 Argentine Nav Co (N.Mihanovich)
1931 Cia Argentina de Nav. Mihanovich
1942 Cia Argentina de Nav Dodero
1949 Cia de Nav Fluvial Argentina


Her main engines were built by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow , she was powered by T 3cyl with LP turbine, 3000hp, paddle. 15 knots Her last recorded name was GENERAL ALVEAR (1921)

She is recorded as having sank on 28/07/1953

Additional Information: Sank on passage Buenos Aires to Montevideo after stranding four days earlier in fog at Punta Yeguas in the River Plate.
Previous update by Stuart Cameron