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Name: KING MALCOLM
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/10/1906
Completed: 11/1906
Builder: Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 108
Dimensions: 4351grt, 2822nrt, 355.2 x 50.1 x 27.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 43 & 70 x 45ins), 356nhp
Engines by: Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Hebburn
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 123744
History:
11/1906 Scottish SS Co Ltd (Philipps, Philipps & Co Ltd), London
28/11/1916 Sank
Comments: 28/11/1916: Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U39 when 140 miles NW by N of
Alexandria on a voyage from Marseille to Mauritius in ballast