Madeirense

Portugal,Madeira,Europe

Madeirense was built by Estalieros Sao Jacinto in Aveiro and launched in 1962 for the Portuguese company Empresa de Transportes do Funchal Ltd. She was sold two times during her career and last owner is listed as Porto Santo Line. In 2000 she was sunk outside Santo Porto in Madeira to create an artificial reef and dive target. The wreck rest today on her keel with a slight listing towards port side on a depth of 25 to 34 meter.


Name:
Former names:
Dimensions:
Madeirense
Maderirense
70,3 x 11,1 x ? m
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
1214 grt / 998 dwt
Aveiro ( PT ) 1962
Porto Santo ( PT )


Picture: Madeirense in 1996
Courtesy of Shipspotting


Last updated: May 2019