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Name Official number Flag IMO
CLAN MACTAGGART  144223  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  17/06/1920  11/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Ayrshire Dockyard Co Ltd, Irvine   474 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7622 grt / 4776 nrt / 452.7 ft  57.7 ft  35.2 ft   
Engine builder Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
1-screw, 2 steam turbines dr geared to single shaft, 2 x 2 single boilers, 905 nhp, 12.5 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Clan Line Steamers Ltd (Cayzer, Irvine & Company Ltd, managers).   Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1936 Scottish Shire Line Ltd (Turnbull Martin & Co) Glasgow 
Vessel history
11/10/1940 Damaged by aircraft bombs at Liverpool.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 16/11/1942 
Disposal Detail
On a voyage under Capt. J. H. Crellin, from North Africa, Gibraltar to River Clyde and Liverpool, in convoy MKS 1, was sunk with a torpedo by the German submarine U-92 at position 36.08N., 7.23W, 100 miles west from Gibraltar, 60 miles west by south of Cadiz. 3 dead. 
 

 



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