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Name: PEAR BRANCH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 25/01/1921
Completed: 09/1921
Builder: Palmers' Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 915
Dimensions: 4786grt, 2902nrt, 398.6 x 53.9 x 26.1ft
Engines: Steam turbine, DR geared, 450nhp
Engines by: Palmers' Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 144835
History:
29/06/1921 Nautilus Steam Shipping Co Ltd (F & W Ritson, managers), Sunderland
1933 MA Embiricos; renamed ARGOLIKOS
09/11/1953 Broken up
Comments: 09/11/1953: Broken up in Japan


Above photo is courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo is courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo is courtesy of Photoship