Mopang

Bulgaria,Black Sea

The steamship Meeshawn was built in the USA and launched in 1920 for US Shipping Board. She was sold in 1921 to Bull A.H & Company and renamed Mopang. From April the same year she sailed in the route between Constantinople and Bougas, but she didnt get a long career for the company. Outside the bay of Bougas she hit a mine in the morning 1.July 1921 and quickly went down. The wreck rest today on her starboard side on a depth of 19 til 33 meter.


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Mopang
Meeshawn, Pittsburgh Bridge
335,6 x 46,2 x 24,9 f
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
3545 grt / 5076 dwt
New Jersey (US ) 1920
New York ( US )

GPS (WGS84): 42° 27.748' N  27° 40.474' E
( Source: Wannadive )


Last updated: July 2019