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Name Official number Flag IMO
HESPERIAN  124266  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1908  20/12/1907   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan Linthouse  425 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
10920 grt / 6124 nrt / 485.5 ft  60.3 ft  30.0 ft   
Engine builder Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2- Screw. 2xT3Cyl. (27. 45 & 75 - 51)in. 803nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Allan Line S.S. Co. Ltd. - J. & A. Allan, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1910 managers Allan Bros. & Co. U.K. Ltd. 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
1460 Passengers 
End year Fate / Status
1915  Torpedoed 06/09/1915 
Disposal Detail
04/09/1915 torpedoed by U-20 when 85 miles SW by S of Fastnet on passage Liverpool for Montreal and sank two days later about 130 miles west of Queenstown while under tow. 32 lives lost. 
 

 



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