british SS Continental Coaster [+1940]
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general
nationality british
purpose transport
type cargo ship
subtype/class coastal cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1907
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 555  grt
dimensions 50.2 x 8.1 x -- m
engine 1 triple expansion engine
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speed  
yard no. 206
about the loss
cause lost torpedo
date lost 24/09/1940  [dd/mm/yyyy]
casualties  max.4rank: 664
about people
builder
Workman, Clark & Co. Ltd., Belfast
last owner
[1]British Isles Coasters Ltd., Bideford
SS Continental Coaster [+1940]
period 1940 ~ 1940
prev. owners
[2]Don David Coastal Shipping Co. Ltd., London
SS Continental Coaster
period 1936 ~ 1940
[3]Wilson Wm. A., London
SS Continental Coaster
period 1928 ~ 1936
[4]Continental Lines
SS Continental Coaster
period 1925 ~ 1925
[5]British Lines Ltd., London
SS Lyme Regis
period 1925 ~ 1925
[6]Regis Shipping Co. Ltd., London
SS Lyne Regis
period 1919 ~ 1925
[7]Coast Lines Ltd. - Powell, Bacon & Hough, Liverpool
SS Volpone
period 1919 ~ 1919
[8]Volana Shipping Cp. Ltd., Liverpool
SS Volpone
period 1907 ~ 1919
captain
about the wreck
depth (m.) 39 max. / 37 min. (m)
orientation
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war grave
updates
entered by Lettens Jan
entered 06/08/2007
last update Allen Tony
last update 12/09/2011
 
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[1] Lettens Jan01/10/2009
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Lettens Jan27/11/2013On September 23rd, 1940, the British coaster CONTINENTAL COASTER was torpedoed and sunk by the German schnellboot S-30 (Feldt). 4 hands were lost.
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Slaats Martien21/01/2007Continental Coaster; Getorpedeerd door snelboot S-30. 4 doden. Op weg van London naar Tyne.
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