Maria Victoria - Collection C. Kleiss
      She was ordered by the British Government during the WWI, being named War Down. She was sold on 1919 to a British shipping company that renamed her as Graig. On 1922 she was bought by Astorqui.
      She grounded close to Punta Insua (La Coruña) on 8/November/1929 in a storm. She broke in two, but without casualties.
Shipyard / Year Wood, Skinner and Co. / 1918
Dead Weight 3,619 MT
Gross Register 3,099 GRT
Length 100.9 mtr
Breadth 14.2 mtr
Depth 7.1 mtr
Propulsion Alternative triple expansion
Power 1,207 H.P.
Bought 1922 to
Owner Graig Shipping Co.
Sunk 1929
      There was a second Maria Victoria, bought on 1930 for replacing this. In this case she last until June 1968, when grounded close to Tarifa.



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