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Name: MACCLESFIELD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/05/1914
Completed: 06/1914
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 936
Dimensions: 1018grt, 535nrt, 250.1 x 34.2 x 16.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (21.5, 35 & 58 x 39ins), 278nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136014
History:
06/1914 Great Central Railway, Grimsby
1923 London & North Eastern Railway, Grimsby
1948 British Transport Commission, Grimsby
12/1958 Broken up
Comments: 1935: Operated as part of the Associated Humber Lines
12/1958: Broken up at Utrecht by Vereenigde Utrechtsche Yzerhandel


Above photos courtesy of Richard Cox