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Name: OKEHAMPTON
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/04/1906
Completed: 05/1906
Builder: Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 99
Dimensions: 3875grt, 343.0 x 47.2ft
Engines: T3cyl
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 123159
History:
05/1906 Okehampton SS Co Ltd (Manaseh Angel), Cardiff
1915 GH Mitchell & Co, London
1916 Hansen Brothers Ltd, London
19/10/1916 Sank
Comments: 19/10/1916: Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U39 when 5 miles W by N of
Cape Bougaroni on a voyage from Newport to Malta with a cargo of coal