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Name Official number Flag IMO
SPRINGBANK  148908  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1926  13/04/1926  26/05/1926 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd., Govan   687 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5155 grt / 3153 nrt / 420.3 ft  53.9 ft  26.5 ft   
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
M 2 x 6cyl 4SCSA (630x960mm), 717nhp, 2 screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Bank Line Ltd. - A. Weir & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
11/1939 Admiralty by requisition 
Vessel history
11/1939 converted to auxiliary fighter catapult ship 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Torpedoed 27/09/1941 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.201 in the North Atlantic, 49.10N - 20.05W and finished by gunfire from escort HMS JASMINE the next day as a danger to shipping. 
 

 



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