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Name: MIDLAND
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/05/1913
Completed: 08/1913
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 207
Dimensions: 4247grt, 2725nrt, 380.0 x 49.0 x 26.7ft
Engines: T3cyl, 372nhp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 135253
History:
08/1913 Noreuro Traders Ltd (JF Drughorn), London
20/10/1916 Sank
Comments: 20/10/1916: Sank after being captured and scuttled by U-Boat UB39 when
60 miles E by N of Ouessant on a voyage from Melbourne to Le Havre with wheat.