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Name Official number Flag IMO
DEN OF CROMBIE  118747  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1905  11/04/1904   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   294 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4510 grt / 2895 nrt / 380.0 ft  47.5 ft  19.1 ft   
Engine builder David Rowan & Co., Govan
Engine detail
T3cyl (26, 42, 70 x 48in), 2500ihp, 12 knots, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Steamship Den of Ogil Ltd - C.Barrie & Sons, Dundee  Dundee   
Other names
1905 ISTRIA - 1915 POLESLEY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1905 Hamburg-Amerikanische Packetfahrt AG, Hamburg
1915 Houlder, Middleton & Co.Ltd., London
1917 Farrar, Groves & Co.Ltd., London 
Vessel history

17/08/1914 captured by HMS BLACK PRINCE and taken to Suez as a war prize.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Torpedoed 21/09/1918 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by UB.88 when 1 mile north of Pendeen Lighthouse on passage Cardiff for France with coal. 
 

 



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