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Name: GLENGYLE
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 09/07/1914
Completed: 10/1914
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 465
Dimensions: 9395grt, 5900nrt, 500.2 x 62.3 x 34.7ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (24, 40.5 & 68 x 48ins), 988nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136711
History:
10/1914 Glen Line (McGregor, Gow & Co Ltd), London
01/01/1916 Sank
Comments: 01/01/1916: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U34 when 240 miles
E by S of Malta on a voyage from Vladivostok and Bombay to Genoa and London