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1917-1918 Tanker steam


Buildingyard: Sir James Laing & Sons Ltd., Sunderland

Built year: 1917

Yard no: 660


Tonnage: GRT: 6978/ NET: 4417/ TDW: 10360

Dims: LOA: 425,0/ BR: 57,0/ DR: 33,1ft

Machinery: 3-cyl tripleexp steam engine by George Clark Ltd., Sunderland

IHP: 2250

Speed: 10,0 knots


08.11.1917: Launched.

23.06.1917: Completed. Upon war requsition placed under management by H.E. Moss & Co. (W.M. Cohan), Liverpool.

                     Price paid: NOK2.038.273,56

16.08.1918: Torpedoed and sunk S by East of Cape Hatteras bu the German submarine U-117. On passage from New Orleans to London with

                     gasoline and refined oil. Nine crewmembers lost their lives

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