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Name Official number Flag IMO
FALLS OF NITH  124225  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1907  28/08/1907   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock   415 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4712 grt / 3021 nrt / 390.0 ft  52.2 ft  26.4 ft   
Engine builder Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
1- Screw. T3Cyl (26.5,44 &72 - 48)in. 471NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Falls Line Steamship Co.Ltd (Wright,Graham & Co.Ltd) Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1917 BENITO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1917 Imperial Direct Line (Elder,Dempster & Co.Ltd) 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 26/12/1917 
Disposal Detail
Employed as an Admiralty Collier she was attacked by torpedo from U-57. First torpedo did not sink her but later second attack did. All crew away safely.  
 

 



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