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Name Official number Flag IMO
INDUSTRY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1901  07/06/1901   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Govan East Yard Govan  473 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
497 grt /  / 1460 disp 196.0 ft  30.0 ft    18.5 ft 
Engine builder Beardmore & Co Ltd, Lancefield
Engine detail
1-screw. TE, 750ihp giving 10 knots. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
GLASGOW 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1914 transferred to RFA. 
Vessel history
Store Carrier – X24, X31
Laid down as GLASGOW. Purchased on the stocks and renamed in 1900. On completion manned by Yard Craft crew.
05/08/1915 involved in a collision with the Dutch ship Zeeland off the Wold Lightship.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Torpedoed 18/10/1918 
Disposal Detail
While under the escort of the armed trawler Persian Empire in the Irish Sea, near the Strangford Light Buoy, she was torpedoed and sunk by UB-92. 20 of her crew were lost. 4 survivors were picked up by Persian Empire. 
 

 



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