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Name: KURUMBA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 14/09/1916
Completed: 07/12/1916
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 973
Dimensions: 3976grt, 2262nrt, 366.0 x 45.6 x 28.0ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (17.5, 28 & 46 x 33ins), 336nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 9.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 139178
History:
07/12/1916 Commonwealth Government (Australian Navy), Sydney
1948 S Livanos & Co; renamed ANGELIKI
1955 Pappas Eleftheriades; renamed EVANGELOS
28/01/1966 Broken up
Comments: 28/01/1966: Broken up at Castellon


Photo courtesy of Richard Cox