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Name Official number Flag IMO
CROMARTY FIRTH  141928  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  02/07/1919  10/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer 3 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan The Shipyard  272 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
638 grt / 300 nrt / 760 dwt 175.4 ft  28.3 ft  10.1 ft   
Engine builder Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir
Engine detail
T3cyl (14,23,38x27ins), 99rhp, 1Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ferrum Steamship Co. Ltd. - G. T. Gillie & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow  21/10/1919 
Other names
30/04/1923 CORAL 
Subsequent owner and registration history
19/03/1923 William Robertson, Glasgow
23/04/1944 Requisitioned by the British government. 
Vessel history
23/04/1944 under government requisition 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Torpedoed 20/08/1944 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U 764 thirty miles south of the Isle of Wight in position 50.13 north by 00.48 west whilst on a voyage from Arromanches to Southampton in ballast. Six of the eighteen on board were lost.

22/11/1945 Register closed.
 
 

 



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