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Category:Andorinha (ship, 1892)

English: Andorinha was a four-masted steel barque built in 1892 by W. Pickersgill & Sons, Sunderland. 1899 sold to S. Goldberg & Sons, Swansea and sailed from Cape Town to Newcastle, NSW, in 14 days 12 hours. 1909 she was sold to Ant. Dom. Bordes et fils, Dunquerque and was renamed Hélène. 1919 February 22 she sunk in a collision with the Norwegian steamship Gansfjord off the coast of Virginia. Seventeen members of the crew lost their lives at the collision.
Her dimensions were 105,66×14,04×7,75 meters (346'8"×46'1"×25'5") and her tonnage: 3440 GRT and 3264 NRT[1]

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