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Name: LORD DUFFERIN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/02/1898
Completed: 05/1898
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 730
Dimensions: 4664grt, 3007nrt, 400.0 x 48.7 x 28.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (28, 46 & 76 x 51ins), 501nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 108624
History:
05/1898 Irish Shipowners’ Co Ltd (T Dixon & Sons), Belfast
1915 Gaston, Williams & Wigmore of Canada Ltd, Montreal
1919 Managers became Globe Line Ltd
1919 Canada Steamship Lines Ltd, Montreal
1923 Broken up
Comments: 4Q/1923: Broken up in Germany