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Name Official number Flag IMO
HANS WOERMANN    DEU   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1900  23/11/1900   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
David J. Dunlop & Co., Port Glasgow Inch Yard  247 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4059 grt / 2596 nrt / 341.8 ft  44.3 ft  26.7 ft   
Engine builder David J. Dunlop & Co., Port Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (24, 38, 63 x 42in) 257nhp 9kn 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Woermann Linie KG, Hamburg  Hamburg   
Other names
1915 GOLD COAST 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1915 Shipping Controller, London - mng Elder Line Ltd, Liverpool - reg Liverpool (ON 137489) 
Vessel history
23/09/1914 captured by HMS CUMBERLAND at Douala, Cameroon River.
1915 condemned in Prize Court at Freetown, Sierra Leone
1915 4255grt 2714nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 19/04/1914 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by UC47 when 14 miles south of Minehead Light (West African ports for Liverpool, general cargo). The crew were rescued from theri boats the following day. 
 

 



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