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Name Official number Flag IMO
DUCHESS OF ATHOLL  160505  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1928  23/11/1927  06/1928 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir Naval Constr Wk  648 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
20119 grt / 11866 nrt / 582.0 ft  75.2 ft  44.7 ft   
Engine builder Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2 - Screw. 6 Steam turbines SR geared to two screw shafts. 370 lb. 3557NHP.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Canadian Pacific Railway Co., - Canadian Pacific Steamships Ltd., London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
1570 Passengers and Troop Transport in WW2. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 10/10/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U-178 off Ascension Island in 07.03S - 11.12W on passage Table Bay for U.K. ports. 
 

 



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