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Name: POLYPHEMUS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 13/03/1906
Completed: 06/1906
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 775
Dimensions: 4968grt, 3061nrt, 392.0 x 49.2 x 28.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 41 & 70 x 48ins), 339nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 120945
History:
07/05/1906 China Mutual Steam Navigation Co Ltd (A Holt & Co), Liverpool
26/06/1930 Broken up
Comments: 26/06/1930: Arrived at Osaka & then broken up at Kobe


Above photo is copyright of the Dickinson Album

Above photo is copyright of the Dickinson Album

Above photo is copyright of the Dickinson Album

Above photo, taken 04/05/1924 in the Suez-Canal, is copyright of Wilbur A Sawyer. Courtesy of Dieter Merges