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1916 General cargo (steam)


Buildingyard: Joseph L. Thompson & Sons Ltd., Sunderland

Built year: 1916

Yard no: 512


Tonnage: GRT: 5509/ NET: 2620/ TDW: 7700

Dims: LOA: 385,0/ BR: 53,7/ DR: 31,6ft


Machinery : 3-cyl triple exp steam engine by J. Dickinson & Sons Ltd., Sunderland

BHP/ IHP: 2400

Speed: 11,00 knots


18.04.1916: Launched 

05.12.1916: Completed. Price paid: NOK 1.385.004,24

                     Requistioned by the British Government, although not placed under British flag. By arrangement under management by

                     Furness, Withy & Co.

09.01.1917: Wrecked in Edinburgh Channel, Thames Estuary. On voyage from Newcastle to Naples.

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