Greek Steam merchant
|Completed||1913 - J.L. Thompson & Sons Ltd, North Sands, Sunderland|
|Owner||John C. and Adamantios C. Hadjipateras, Pirĉus|
|Date of attack||24 Oct 1939||Nationality: Greek|
|Fate||Sunk by U-19 (Hans Meckel)|
|Position||53.18N, 00.37E - Grid AN 7344|
|Complement||? men (4 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Boston - Tyne|
|Cargo||8412 tons of scrap iron|
|History||Built as Den of Ewnie, 1916 renamed Pinemore, 1923 renamed Lesreaulx, 1927 renamed Calandplein, 1935 renamed Konstantinos Hadjipateras |
|Notes on loss|
At 09.00 hours on 24 Oct, 1939, the Konstantinos Hadjipateras struck a mine laid on 16 October by U-19 and sank near Inner Dowsing Light vessel. The survivors were picked up by the Gorleston lifeboat Louise Stephens.
The wreck lying in 53°18´36N/00°36´57E was dispersed in July 1947.
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