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Name: GIFFORD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/06/1911
Completed: 11/1911
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 183
Dimensions: 4214grt, 2719nrt, 380.0 x 49.0 x 26.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 41 & 69 x 48ins), 372nhp
Engines by: Richardsons, Westgarth & Co Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 132990
History:
11/1911 Gifford Trading Co Ltd (A Weir & Co), Glasgow
1913 Union Steamship Co of New Zealand Ltd, Dunedin; renamed WAITOMO
1933 China Pacific Navigation Co, Shanghai
1933 Broken up
Comments: 1933: Broken up at Osaka in Q4


Above photo as WAITOMO