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Name: MONTFERLAND
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/16/1921
Completed: 08/1921
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1153
Dimensions: 6790grt, 4099nrt, 459.8 x 60.4 x 27.1ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, Metropolitan Vickers type, 1066nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: n/a
History:
08/1921 NV Koninklijke Hollandsche Lloyd, Amsterdam
1936 NV tot Voorzetting van den Koninklijke Hollandsche Lloyd, Amsterdam
28/16/1941 Sank
Comments: 28/06/1941: Sank after being bombed by German aircraft in position
52.47N - 01.50E on a voyage from Mackay via Capetown to London


Above photos courtesy of Photoship