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Name: HEDGEHOPE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/03/1927
Completed: 03/1927
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 922
Dimensions: 4524grt, 2808nrt, 386.3 x 52.7 x 26.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 43 & 71 x 48ins), 451nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 149425
History:
03/1927 Medomsley Steam Shipping Co Ltd (F Carrick & Co Ltd), Newcastle
1929 Renamed LANGLEEGORSE
23/01/1941 Sank
Comments: 23/01/1941: Sank after being bombed in 53.19N - 13.11W
On a voyage from Durban to London with a cargo of maize


Above photo as LANGLEEGORSE