ebro sulzer powered ships
1928 - 19??|
A starboard side view of the Ebro.
Put into service by Messrs Miguel M. de Pinillos, Cadiz, Spain for service between the Canary Islands and Spanish & French Mediterranean ports for the transport of fruit, particularly bananas.
Originally two ships Ebro & Sil, later two more ordered about 1930 with similar engines and from the same builder for the same shipping company.
Builder: Cia.Euskalduna, Bilbao
Deadweight: 3,700 tons
Length: 290 feet
Beam: 42 feet
Draught: 23 feet
Engine: One Sulzer (Winterthur) 5S60 five cylinder two-cycle engine developing 1,750hp at 110rpm.
Auxiliary enginess: Two x 2RKH30 totalling 200hp at 300rpm
Service Speed: 14 knots
Page added August 9th 2008
Return to Ship menu
Return to Picture menu
Return to Home page