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Name: RANZA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/07/1894
Completed: 09/1894
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 685
Dimensions: 5365grt, 3434nrt, 410.0 x 49.3 x 32.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 44.5 & 73 x 48ins), 332nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 102168
History:
09/1894 Caledonia Steamship Co Ltd, Liverpool
1910 Bucknall Steamship Lines Ltd, Liverpool; renamed KAREMA
1914 Ellerman & Bucknall Steamship Co Ltd, Liverpool
25/11/1917 Sank
Comments: 25/11/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U39 when
33 miles SE by E of Cabo de Gata at 36.30N – 01.32W
On a voyage from Bombay to Liverpool