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Name: HOLYWELL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/10/1907
Completed: 11/1907
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 422
Dimensions: 4867grt, 3059nrt, 401.8 x 50.8 x 17.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (27.5, 45 & 76 x 48ins), 520nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 123951
History:
11/1907 Tyzack & Branfoot Steam Shipping Co Ltd, Sunderland
25/03/1905 Company re-styled Well Line Ltd, Sunderland
1919 Thos & Jno Brocklebank Ltd, Sunderland
17/03/1933 Broken up
Comments: 11/06/1917: Shelled by U-Boat U70, whist off Ireland. Escaped
17/03/1933: Broken up by P & W MacLellan at Bo'ness


Above photo is courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo is courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo of HOLYWELL in Brocklebank colours is courtesy of Photoship

Lloyd's List, Thursday, 10/10/1907