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Name: IRKUTSK
Type: Passenger Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/03/1903
Completed: 07/1903
Builder: Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 80
Dimensions: 2447grt, 1547nrt, 290.5 x 40.0 x 25.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (22, 38 & 64 x 42ins), 265nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a; (1940: 167450)
History:
07/1903 Handelshaus Gerb Lassman, Windau
1910 Helmsing & Grimm, Riga; renamed IMPERATOR NICOLAI II
1919 Det Forenede Dampskibs Selskab, Copenhagen
1920 Renamed DAGMAR
09/04/1940 Government of Great Britain
1940 Ministry of Shipping (G Nisbet & Co), London; renamed DAGMAR I
09/04/1941 Sank
Comments: 09/04/1940: Seized by British Government at Manchester
09/04/1941: Sank in German air attack at position 35.42N - 14.38W
On a voyage from Malaga for Liverpool with a cargo of oranges


Above photo as DAGMAR is copyright of the Museet for S°fart

Above photo as DAGMAR is copyright of the Museet for S°fart

Above photo as DAGMAR is copyright of the Museet for S°fart