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Name: IOLO MORGANWG
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/12/1882
Completed: 03/1883
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 489
Dimensions: 1208grt, 747nrt, 241.3 x 33.2 x 18.0ft
Engines: C2cyl (24 & 54 x 36ins), 99nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 87458
History:
03/1883 E Thomas Radcliffe & Co, Cardiff
1886 Iolo Morganwg SS Co Ltd (E Thomas Radcliffe & Co), Cardiff
1906 Rederi A/B Hafvet (G Laven), Stockholm; renamed PONTUS
1910 Rederi A/B Svecia (G Lavén), Stockholm; renamed HILD
1912 Manager JA Appelqvist
1913 Rederi A/B Hild (SJ Horndahl), Stockholm
1920 Manager Robert Göhle
1921 Managers Ericsson & Horndahl
1922 Rederi A/B Brantevik (H Edling), Brantevik
1928 Broken up
Comments: 23/12/1927: Beached after a collision with ss ARANTZAZU-MENDI in Austruweel
Roads in the Scheldt, whilst inward from Kotka for Antwerp with timber
16/01/1928: Refloated and sold for breaking


Above photos as HILD copyright of Robert Bomans