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Name: GREAVESASH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/03/1917
Completed: 01/06/1917
Builder: Charles Rennoldson & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 173
Dimensions: 1263grt, 687nrt, 235.5 x 36.1 x 14.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (18, 29 & 48 x 33ins), 167nhp
Engines by: MacColl & Pollock Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 140675
History:
06/1917 Newbigin Steam Shipping Co Ltd (ER Newbigin), Newcastle
26/02/1918 Sank
Comments: 26/02/1918: Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat UB74 when 10 miles
NE of Cape Barfleur on a voyage from Le Havre to Barry Roads in ballast