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Name: LOUISE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 17/08/1875
Completed: 1875
Builder: Schlesinger, Davis & Co
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 61
Dimensions: 1060grt, 516nrt, 219.5 x 30.1 x 18.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 53 x 35.5ins), 139nhp
Engines by: T Clark & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 72518
History:
1875 Louis B Guèret, Cardiff
1885 Cie Générale des Bateaux à Vapeur à Helice du Nord, Dunkerque
1885 Renamed CAMBRAI
1895 Cie des Bateaux à Vapeur du Nord, Dunkerque
02/08/1918 Sank
Comments: 30/08/1883: Sank after a collision with Dutch SENIOR in the Gironde when
inward from Cardiff for Bordeaux with a cargo of coal.
Subsequently salvaged, repaired & returned to service.
02/08/1918: Sank after being torpedoed by a German submarine when
2 miles east of Flamborough Head on a voyage from Rouen to Sunderland.