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Name Official number Flag IMO
NEURALIA  133081  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1912  12/09/1912   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Troop Transport  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  497 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
9082 grt / 5656 nrt / 480.5 ft  58.1 ft  30.8 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2-Screw. 2xQ4Cyl. (23.5", 33", 47" & 69" x 48") 1128nhp, 6000ihp 14.75 knots.
7 cylindrical, multitubular, return tube steel boilers 215 lb/sq.in.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London - Duncan Mackinnon, manager.  Glasgow  02/11/1912 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
03/1914 Lord Inchcape appointed manager.
10/1932 Alexander Shaw designated manager.
11/1940 Sir William Crawford Currie designated manager. 
Vessel history
Designed for London-Calcutta service, with peacetime trooping as required.
WW1 Trooping.
1919 re-fitted and employed mostly on London-East Africa service.
1925 onwards - Trooping with periods of lay-up
1932-35 Summer school-ship cruises.
 
Remarks
08/1930 tonnage altered 9182 grt 5624 nrt. 
End year Fate / Status
1945  Mined 01/05/1945 
Disposal Detail
Struck an Allied mine in 40.11N. - 17.44E on passage Split for Taranto. 2 crew and 2 passengers lost. 
 

 



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