british SS Cape Wrath (+1932)
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general
nationality british
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1900
status
lifted lifted
details
weight (tons) 363  grt
dimensions 42.7 x 7.2 x 3 m
engine 1 x 2 cyl. compound engine, single shaft, 1 screw
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yard no. 62
IMO/Off. no. 111288
about the loss
cause lost ran aground (wrecked)
date lost 21/03/1932  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Mcknight S. M. & Co., Ayr
engine by
Ross & Duncan, Govan
last owner
[1]Unknown
prev. owners
[2]Allan D. & J., Methil
SS Cape Wrath
period 1928 ~ 1930
IMO/Off. no.: 111288
[3]North of Scotland & Orkney & Shetland & May Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., Aberdeen
SS Cape Wrath
period 1915 ~ 1928
IMO/Off. no.: 111288
[4]Dawson Bros. & Rowan, Glasgow
SS Cape Wrath
period 1900 ~ 1915
IMO/Off. no.: 111288
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entered 08/08/2013
last update Allen Tony
last update 08/08/2013
 
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Allen Tony08/08/2013SS Cape Wrath ran aground and was stranded in the River Severn on the 21st March 1932 when on route from Lydney for Wexford with a cargo of coal and coke. She was refloated and broken up locally.

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