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Name Official number Flag IMO
GRANIA  146413  IRL   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1924  07/02/1924  8/1924 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ayrshire Dockyard Co Ltd, Irvine   493 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
878 grt / 396 nrt / 200.4 ft  30.6 ft  13.2 ft   
Engine builder Ross & Duncan, Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (17½",27½",45"x33"), 155nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Michael Murphy Ltd - Joseph O'Dowd, Dublin  Dublin   
Other names
1933 MONMOUTH COAST 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1926 Owners taken over by British & Irish Steam Packet Co. Ltd.
1933 Coast Lines Ltd., Liverpool 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1945  Torpedoed 24/04/1945 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed 80 miles off Sligo by U.1305, the penultimate British war loss, on passage Sligo for Liverpool with barytes
Of her ships company of 16 there was only one survivor.
Other sources quote either U.956 or U.293. 
 

 



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