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Name: HOLTYE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/07/1913
Completed: 09/1913
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 209
Dimensions: 4325grt, 2709nrt, 400.0 x 53.0 x 23.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (26.5, 44 & 72 x 48ins), 421nhp
Engines by: Blair & Co Ltd, Stockton
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 135264
History:
09/1913 FS Holland, London
1916 Union-Castle Mail Steamship Co Ltd, London; renamed CARLISLE CASTLE
14/02/1918 Sank
Comments: 14/02/1918: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat UB57 when 8 miles
E by N of Royal Sovereign LV on a voyage from Portland, Maine to London.


Shipbuilder's model of HOLTYE copyright of Museum of London