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 http://www.wrecksite.eu/

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Comments (114)

---=XEON=--- on April 2, 2013

Thanks you BOGDAN very much

BritPlom on April 6, 2013

Superb!

L +F

Greetings, François

---=XEON=--- on April 6, 2013

Thanks you BritPlom very much

樋口友克 on May 27, 2013

海運の難所なんでしょうか? とても印象に残る写真です。 XEONさんは港や船の写真がお好きなようですが船舶関係のお仕事に携わってらっしゃるんですか? 世界中で写真を撮影されてますよね!

---=XEON=--- on May 28, 2013

Many thanks you 銭形警部 some of yours post can't translate corerwctly, my shot taking vrom vessel, about around the world

CHO PIGU on November 24, 2013

非常に魅力的な面白いショット!!

素敵な写真!

L&F

My ♥ ♡ ♥ photos

日本からの挨拶。

F+L, Fen

---=XEON=--- on November 25, 2013

Thanks you CHOPIGU and Сергей Фендриков

Antoine Jasser on December 23, 2013

Interesting information...
Gorgeous view...
Amazing mountain!..
Beautifully composed & captured...
L 72

---=XEON=--- on December 23, 2013

Thanks you Antoine Jasser so much

BertKg on January 12, 2014

Great place and shot!

like

Warm regards from Holland,

Bert

---=XEON=--- on January 13, 2014

Thanks you BertKg

Anand Singh on January 17, 2014

Superb photo. YSL 21/74

Greetings, Anand

---=XEON=--- on January 18, 2014

Thanks you thisisdr

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 22, 2012
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    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

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