Mopang

Bulgaria,Black Sea

The steamship Meeshawn was built in New Jersey in the USAm and was launched in 1920 for US Shipping Board. She was sold the year after to Bull A.H & Company and renamed to Mopang. From April the same year she operated in the route between Constantinople and Bougas, but she didn't get a long career for her new company. Outside the bay of Bougas she hit a mine in the morning 1.July 1921 and almost immediately went down in the deep. The wreck rest today on her starboard side on a depth of approximately 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
New Jersey (US ) 1920
New York ( US )

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


Last updated: July 2019