Torsdal
1908-1916 General cargo

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Buildingyard: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co Ltd., Newcastle

Built year: 1894

Yard no: 104

 

Tonnage: GRT: 3620/ NET: 2299/ TDW: 6000

Dims: LOA: 350,0/ BR: 43,1/ DR: 19,3ft

Machinery: 3-cyl tripleexp steam engine by North Eastern Marine Eng Co Ltd

IHP: 1760

Speed: 10,0 knots

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19.07.1894: Launched as STRATHNEVIS for Burrell & Son, Glasgow

00.08.1894: Completed

14.04.1899: Sold to Tate Steamship Ltd. (A. Tate & Co.), Glasgow

01.12.1903: Sold to J. Mackay (Macbeth & Co.), Glasgow

00.00.1908: Macbeth & Co., Glasgow became owners

00.00.1908: Purchased by WW. Renamed TORSDAL

28.10.1916: Torpedoed and sunk 25miles SE of Cape St. Vincent by German submarine U-63. On passage from Civitavecchia to Barry.