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Name Official number Flag IMO
RAWALPINDI  147827  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1925  26/03/1925  09/1925 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Liner  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd, Greenock   660 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
16697 grt / 9459 nrt / 547.7 ft  71.3 ft  43.4 ft  25.9 ft 
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast
Engine detail
2- Screw 2 shaft 2xQ4cyl (33, 47, 67.5, 97 x 60in), 2478nhp, 15000ihp, 17.8 knots
Machinery installed at Belfast. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, Greenock  Greenock   
Other names
1939 HMS RAWALPINDI 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
26/8/1939 requisitioned by the Admiralty and converted into an Armed Merchant Cruiser with one funnel.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1939  Gunfire 26/11/1939 
Disposal Detail
26/11/1939 sunk by SCHARNHORST and GNEISENAU, south east of Iceland. 
 

 



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