Yard No. 341

built by Scotts Bowling in 1937



Yard Number 341, was named SAINT BEDAN when launched on Thursday, 14/01/1937 by Scotts Bowling , for J & A Gardner Ltd Glasgow .

Her main engines were built by British Auxiliaries Ltd Glasgow , she was powered by Oil 2SA 500bhp 10 knots machy aft

Other names she bore were: MEROPI (1964), CHARIS (1966). Her last recorded name was PANAGIOTIS (1975)

She was wrecked on 01/10/1980

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1937
Ship Type: Coaster
Tonnage: 452 grt
Length: 163 feet 0
Breadth: 25 feet 7
Draught: 11 feet 4
Owner History:
J & A Gardner Ltd Glasgow
1964 M Gigilinis & S Kakassinas, Thessaloniki
1966 N S Kalfas, Thessoliniki
1975 P Lisikatos & Co, Piraeus

Additional Information:
Wrecked in stormy weather at Porto Vromi on Zante/Zakynthos and abandoned (while trying to avoid capture by Greek Navy while smuggling cigarettes)

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