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Name: REDRIFF
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched:
Completed: 08/1925
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 229
Dimensions: 1577grt, 879nrt, 244.3 x 36.8 x 18.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (18, 30 & 49 x 33ins), 182nhp
Engines by: North Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 148620
History:
08/1925 South Metropolitan Gas Co, London
1949 Owners restyled South Eastern Gas Board Co, London
16/05/1958 Broken up
Comments: 16/05/1958: Broken up by HI Hansen at Odense, Denmark


Above photo courtesy of Clive Ketley