SS Santa Leonor

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Ship built as transport for the U.S. Navy and configured for 575 crew and 1740 passengers. Her military career took place in the Pacific carrying troops and wounded. At the time of the accident she was travelling from Rio de Janeiro to Vancouver (Canada), under the command of Captain Donald Johnson and governed by the Chilean pilot Ernest Ruiz Muñoz. She hit a reef at SW of Isabel Island, then drifted to Adelaide island where she laid on the starboard side. Shipwreck attributed to a navigational error. More information on

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Comments (113)

---=XEON=--- on December 26, 2012

Thanks you angel l. filgueiras very much

João Paulo Coutinho on December 27, 2012

Excelente foto.LIKE

---=XEON=--- on December 27, 2012

Thanks you João Paulo Coutinho very much

Filipunes on December 27, 2012

Lovely scene of that boat. Wonderful pic. L 16

c. bayernengel on December 27, 2012

✰✰✰ sehr schönes Bild, like ✰✰✰

Liebe Grüße und ein guten Rutsch ins Neue Jahr 2013 wünschen dir und deiner Familie von ganzen ♥ Herzen ♥ der bayernengel. ✰✰✰

BOGDAN de Varsovie on December 30, 2012


Happy New Year 2013 !!!


---=XEON=--- on December 30, 2012

Thanks you all frantunes, bayernengel, ESTANRR and BOGDAN very much

jlcabaço (TravelJLC.… on December 30, 2012

Eu gosto ◊19◊ da sua composição.

Desejo-lhe tudo de melhor, de Portugal. Feliz 2013 - jlc

---=XEON=--- on December 30, 2012

THanks oyu T® . JLC very much

© truskawka on December 30, 2012

Beautiful photo, amazing composition. YSL

Happy New Year 2013!


---=XEON=--- on December 31, 2012

Thanks you truskawka very much

Adam “Dziadek59” Maś… on January 1, 2013

Beautiful colors and contrast of the images and a great view. Best wishes from Białobrzegi (Poland) - Adam.

Lots of luck, health and prosperity in the upcoming new year 2013 for you and all your closest - Fulfillment of all most secret dreams, great open airs photography and beautiful shots. With all my heart - Adam.

---=XEON=--- on January 1, 2013

Thanks you Dziadek59 very much

Kicaj on January 2, 2013

Great photo LIKE :)


Greetings from Poland, Kicaj

Dezso Biczo © on January 2, 2013

Very nice place and colors

LIKE 23.

Happy New Year

Greetings and best wishes from Hungary - Dezső.

---=XEON=--- on January 3, 2013

Thanks you Kicaj and Dezso Biczo very much

ibrahim AKIS on January 4, 2013

Harika bir çalışma. Like. Türkiye den selamlar

---=XEON=--- on January 5, 2013

Thanks you ibrahim AKIS very much

rOberto on January 5, 2013

Impressive! A great picture indeed! I like it. Ciao Roberto

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 22, 2012
  • Attribution
    by ---=XEON=---
    • Camera: EX-H20G
    • Taken on 2012/09/29 14:32:46
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 30.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80