panamanian MV Castor 1 [+1980]
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general
nationality panamanian
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion motor vessel (diesel)
date built 1956
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 497  grt
dimensions 61 x 10 x 5.9 m
engine 1 diesel engine
power  
speed 11  knots
yard no. 5507
about the loss
cause lost capsized
date lost 26/11/1980  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Lühring Conrad, Hammelwarden
last owner
[1]Baltic Sealine SA, Panama
MV Castor 1 [+1980]
period 1980 ~ 1980
prev. owners
[2]Horst Bartels, Hamburg
MV Neugraben II
period 1979 ~ 1980
[3]Horst Bartels, Hamburg
MV Neugraben
period 1977 ~ 1979
[4]Horst Bartels, Hamburg
MV Tor Ireland
period 1974 ~ 1977
[5]Heinrich Kotter, Hamburg
MV Santa Helena
period 1966 ~ 1974
[6]Gebr. Lohmann, Haren (Elms)
MV Santa Helena
period 1964 ~ 1966
[7]Rederi A/B Bertil Skanse & Co., Skarhamn
MV Stella Nova
period 1960 ~ 1964
[8]Rederi A/B Nordo
MV Nordpol
period 1956 ~ 1960
captain
about the wreck
depth (m.) 5 max. / -- min. (m)
orientation
protected
war grave
updates
entered by Lettens Jan
entered 27/08/2008
last update Allen Tony
last update 11/09/2012
 
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Lettens Jan11/10/2011
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Lettens Jan11/10/2011

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Hutchinson Steve09/12/2010

Completely broken up with extensive debris field accross entrance to Port Isaac. Best way to locate this is 30m NW off of the west side of the point at the entrance to port isaac. Is in the rocks but loose bits all accross entrance.
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Allen Tony09/12/2010Castor I MV capsized in tow on the 26th November 1980 when on route from Londonderry for Par, Cornwall in ballast after engine failure.
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