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Name Official number Flag IMO
DROMORE CASTLE  143836  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  28/08/1919   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd, Greenock Westburn Yard  539 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5242 grt / 3199 nrt / 400.3 ft  52.3 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
1-Screw. T3Cyl. (27, 44 & 73 - 48)in. 180lb. 517NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Union-Castle Mail Steam Ship Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
(slip A). Launched for Shipping Controller as WAR POPLAR and completed as Dromore Castle.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Mined 12/12/1941 
Disposal Detail
Mined in 53.29.08N - 00.52E, 20 miles SSE of the Humber on passage London for Leith in ballast. 
 

 



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