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Name Official number Flag IMO
LYNTON GRANGE  165606  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1937  23/09/1937  11/1937 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blythswood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Glasgow   47 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5029 grt / 2936 nrt / 8714 dwt 417.7 ft  56.0 ft  24.3 ft  24 ft 1 in 
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl.(22.5,36 & 65 - 36)in. 208NHP 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Houlder Line Ltd. - Houlder Bros. & Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Built as an 'Open Shelter Deck' vessel; Depth Moulded to Main Deck 26 ft 8 in and to Shelter Deck 34 ft 8 in  
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 28/12/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed in 43.23N - 27.14W by U.406 and U.628 on passage Swansea for Saldanha Bay and Middle Eat with government cargo. 
 

 



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