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Name: PURE OIL
Type: Tanker
Launched: 07/05/1902
Completed: 06/1902
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 721
Dimensions: 4487grt, 370.0 x 48.5 x 29.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 42 & 70 x 48ins)
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
1902 Martin Hartmann (Purelight Steamshiip Co), Hamburg
14/12/1902 Sank
Comments: 14/12/1902: Sank after losing her propeller at 48.24N 30.24W
On a voyage from Hamburg to Philadelphia in ballast