- Name: San Lorenzo
- Imo number: 1136639
- Year of construction: 1914
- Discarded in: 1928
- Status: Sailing / Sailed for The Eagle Tanker Company
- Class: San (Eagle Oil)
- Tonnage: 12.097
- Yard: Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson Shipbuilders Wallsend UK
- Construction number: 935
- Flag: Great Britain
- Callsign: JDVQ
- Owner: The Eagle Tanker Company Ltd
- Extra information: Completed 1914 as San Lorenzo for Eagle Oil. 3-6-1917 torpedoed off NW Ireland, towed in and repaired. 1928 Sold to A/S Oran, Norway and renamed Ole Wegger and converted into a Whale factory ship. 14-1-1941 captured in the Antarctic, by the German raider Pinguin and taken to Bordeaux by a German prize. Sunk by the Germans as a block ship at Rouen. Salvaged and towed to the UK after the War and in 1947 sold to Swedish ship breakers at Gothenburg.
Last modification: Thursday 5th January 2017 at 16:31:03
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