british MV Constantia S. [+1967]
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general
nationality british
purpose transport
type tanker
propulsion motor vessel (diesel)
date built 1951
status
live live
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weight (tons) 8686  grt
dimensions 151.3 x 19 x 8.3 m
engine diesel engine
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about the loss
cause lost ran aground (wrecked)
date lost 23/01/1967  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Kockums Varv (Mek. Verkstad), Malmö
owner
Venus Shipping Co.
captain Alexandria Vlasto
about the wreck
depth (m.) 62 max. / -- min. (m)
orientation
protected
war grave
updates
entered by Lettens Jan
entered 01/07/2002
last update Fallaize John Paul
last update 23/01/2013
 
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[1] Lettens Jan27/08/2008
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Lettens Jan06/08/2007

Broken up, but a couple of large segments exist.

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Toerag20/09/2008

Was salvaged by Alderney divers, apparently the stern broke off and floated away never to be seen again.

Name is actually ´Constantia S´

Lettens Jan06/08/20078.686 tons water tanker en route from Amsterdam to Gibraltar, ran aground on the Casquets reef and sank there.
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