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Name: PROMPT
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/08/1906
Completed: 11/1906
Builder: Hepple & Co Ltd
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 561
Dimensions: 212grt, 80nrt, 110.0 x 21.1 x 8.2ft
Engines: C2cyl (14.25 & 28 x 20ins), 40nhp
Engines by: Hepple & Co Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 123735
History:
11/1906 Joseph H Beckwith, Colchester; registered at London
1910 Compagnie Générale Transatlantique, Fort de France; renamed ESPERANTO
1945 Broken up
Comments: Sub-contracted from J Pollock, Sons & Co Ltd
James Pollock contract number 142