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1906-1922 General cargo


Buildingyard: J. Crown & Sons Ltd., Sunderland

Built year: 1906

Yard no: 118


Tonnage: GRT: 2187/ NET: 1384/ TDW: 3710

Dims : LOA: 290,0/ BR: 42,2/ DR: 20,5ft

Machinery: 3-cyl triplexp steamengine by Blair & Co. Ltd. Stockton

IHP: 1100

Speed: 10,0 knots

Photo: WW Fleetlist 150years

10.02.1906: Launched by J. Crown & Sons Ltd., Sunderland

00.03.1906: Completed. Price paid: 464.741,55 NOK

21.10.1922: Sold to D/S A/S Ørsnæs (Jens Lund & CO. A/S), Tønsberg

00.00.1925: Sold to San Peh Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., China. Renamed TAISHAN

26.11.1934: Left Tsingtao for Shanghai with a cargo of coal. Disappeard after reporting by radio the follwing day.

02.12.1934: Bodies of some crewmember were foud abt 100miles south of Tsingtao

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