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Name: MORVADA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/07/1914
Completed: 09/1914
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 943
Dimensions: 8193grt, 5104nrt, 450.0 x 58.3 x 32.7ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (21, 35.5 & 61 x 45ins), 894nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136319
History:
09/1914 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Glasgow
10/1933 Broken up
Comments: 07/10/1933: Arrived at Zeebrugge for breaking up at Ghent by Van Heyghen Freres


Above photo courtesy of Richard Turnwald