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Name Official number Flag IMO
GRYFEVALE  121326  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1906  10/03/1906   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Grangemouth & Greenock Dockyard Co Ltd, Greenock Cartsdyke Mid  277 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4434 grt / 2846 nrt / 370.0 ft  52.2 ft  17.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
T3cyl (25, 41, 68 x 48in), 374nhp, 1 screw  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Gryfevale Steam Ship Co. Ltd. - A. Crawford, Barr & Co., Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1917 managers Barr, Crombie & Co., Glasgow 
Vessel history
1914. In ballast Bombay/Calcutta on 26th September, captured by German warship EMDEN and held until 29th when she was released. Crews from earlier captured ships were put aboard. KING LUD and TYMERIC captured 26th. RIBERA and FOYLE captured 29th. Landed crews at Calcutta. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Wrecked 21/10/1917 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked 10 miles North of Cabo Blanco, Mauretania (21.08N - 17.04W) after trying to evade an attack by U.151. Shelled after being beached. She was on passage Port Louis for Gibraltar with sugar. 
 

 



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