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Name Official number Flag IMO
BISHOPSTON  136138  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1916  07/1916  09/1916 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Clyde Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Castle Works  315 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2513 grt / 1536 nrt / 300.0 ft  44.7 ft  19.3 ft   
Engine builder Clyde Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, T3Cyl (22", 35" & 59" x 39") 251nhp. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Swansea Steamers Ltd. - Richards, Turpin (Shipping) Ltd., Swansea  Swansea   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 14/09/1917 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by UC-16 when 30 miles S by E from St Catherine's Point, Isle of Wight on voyage Havre to Portsmouth in ballast. 
 

 



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