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Name Official number Flag IMO
DUKE OF FIFE  99745  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1892  17/02/1892   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   31 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
997 grt / 431 nrt / 244.0 ft  31.8 ft  15.5 ft   
Engine builder Dunsmuir & Jackson Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
T3Cyl (26, 41 & 66 - 42)in. 332nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Dublin & Glasgow Sailing and Steam Packet Co (Duke Line), Dublin  Dublin   
Other names
1908 SPARROW - 1910 ARCADIA - 1932 CHIOS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1908 Burns Steamship Co Ltd, Glasgow
1911 Navigation Orientale - Panagiotis Pantaleon, Piraeus - reg Piraeus
1914 Pantaleon heirs (Navigation Pantaleon), Piraeus
1920 Pantaleon Brothers Steamship Co, Piraeus
1927 Coast Lines Steamship Co, Piraeus
1929 Hellenic Coast Lines Co Ltd, Piraeus
 
Vessel history
Built for Dublin-Glasgow service
10/1940 requisitioned by Greek Government 
Remarks
Sponsor, Marchioness of Ailsa.  
End year Fate / Status
1941  Bombed 18/04/1941 
Disposal Detail
18/04/1941 bombed by German aircraft at Eretria, near Chalkis. One crew member died.
Wreck scrapped after WW2. 
 

 



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