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Name: REDHILL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/07/1901
Completed: 08/1901
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 757
Dimensions: 3889grt, 2504nrt, 365.0 x 48.2 x 25.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (24.5, 41.5 & 70 x 45ins), 459nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 114738
History:
08/1901 Surrey Steamship Co Ltd, London
1910 Hull, Blyth & Co, London
1912 Soc Anon Anversoise de Navigation, Antwerp; renamed LIÉGEOISE
14/08/1916 Sank
Comments: 14/08/1916: Sank after being captured and shelled by U-Boat U38 in
42.12N - 05.21E on a voyage from Newport to Genoa with coal