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Name: LINARIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/07/1911
Completed: 09/1911
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 172
Dimensions: 3081grt, 1881nrt, 331.4 x 48.0 x 22.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (22.5, 36.5 & 62 x 42ins), 249nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 127121
History:
09/1911 Stag Line Ltd (J Robinson & Sons), North Shields
26/12/1914 Sank
Comments: 26/12/1914: Sunk by a mine 2.5 miles NNE of Filey on a voyage from
London to the Tyne in ballast. Mine laid by SMS KOLBERG on 16/12/1914.


Above photo courtesy of Clive Ketley

Painting of LINARIA by a crew member