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Name Official number Flag IMO
TRANSYLVANIA  136331  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  23/05/1914   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Liner  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock   451 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
14315 grt / 8620 nrt / 548.8 ft  66.6 ft  41.7 ft   
Engine builder Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
2 sets steam turbines, 8000ihp, 2- Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Cunard Steam Ship Co. Ltd., Liverpool  Glasgow  19/10/1914 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
14/02/1915 Anchor Line (Henderson Bros.) Ltd., Glasgow
19/05/1915 government requisition as a troopship 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 04/05/1917 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.63 when 2.5 miles south of Cape Vado in the Gulf of Genoa, 44.15N - 08.30E on passage Marseille for Alexandria with troops and stores. 
 

 



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