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Name: RESTORMEL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/06/1882
Completed: 08/1882
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 468
Dimensions: 2020grt, 1285nrt, 286.0 x 36.3 x 21.9ft
Engines: C2cyl (32 & 64 x 42ins), 196nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 86481
History:
08/1882 J Cory & Sons, Cardiff
1895 Restormel SS Co Ltd (J Cory & Sons), Cardiff
1900 N Roussos & Co, Syra; renamed LEROS
1902 NP Roussos & Co, Piraeus
12/03/1913 Sank
Comments: 12/03/1913: Sank after being rammed by Turkish cruiser HAMIDIYE in the
Adriatic on a voyage from San Giovanni di Medua for Salonica in ballast.