Saturday, 29 July 2017

Sailing ship Lieutenant Granier sold to Spain according to the Dutch newspaper Algemeen Handelsblad dated 20 September 1925

Texas Tech University. Original source

An item reported that the 5-mast sailing ship Lieutenant Granier fitted out with 2-700 ihp auxiliary engines with intermediation of shipbroker Jacq. Pierot Jr., Rotterdam, Netherlands was sold to Spain. The steamship Jonge Anthonio would tow her towards Barcelona, Spain. Built in 1918. Deadweight 3.500 ton.(1)

1. Wood-built by Foundation Company, Portland, Oregon, USA with a tonnage of 2.114 tons and as dimensions 259.6 x 45.5 x 22.5 feet.