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Name: NORTHUMBERLAND
Type: Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/02/1915
Completed: 15/02/1916
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 955
Dimensions: 12160grt, 7834nrt, 530.5 x 63.0 x 31.9ft
Engines: 4 x Steam turbines, 10400ihp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 14.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 139112
History:
15/02/1916 Federal Steam Navigation Co Ltd, London
15/01/1951 Broken up
Comments: 15/01/1951: Broken up at Inverkeithing by TW Ward Ltd


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Above photo courtesy of George Robinson

Above photo courtesy of Stan Mayes