british Gibson Geo. - George Gibson & Co. Ltd. SS Borthwick (+1940)
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general
nationality british
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1920
status
unknown
details
weight (tons) 1097  grt
dimensions 71.7 x 10.4 x -- m
engine triple expansion engine
power  
speed 10.5  knots
about the loss
cause lost torpedo
date lost 09/03/1940  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Cran & Somerville, Leith
owner
Gibson Geo. - George Gibson & Co. Ltd., Leith
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about the wreck
depth (m.) 15 max. / -- min. (m)
orientation
visibility bad
current strong
protected
war grave
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entered by Lettens Jan
entered 01/07/2002
last update Allen Tony
last update 27/04/2010
 
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[1] Lettens Jan09/10/2008
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Slaats Martien21/01/2007Borthwick SS. Torpedoed by U-14 while in convoy. See also Abbotsforth and Akeld. Borthwick SS was on route with a general cargo from ANTWERP and ROTTERDAM for LEITH. She was built in 1920.

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