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Name: SILVERLARCH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/07/1924
Completed: 08/1924
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1233
Dimensions: 5122grt, 3084nrt, 400.3 x 55.3 x 26.3ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SCSA, 6cyl (22.5 x 45ins), 526nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 147710
08/1924 Stanley & John Thompson Ltd, London
1925 Silver Line Ltd (Stanley & John Thompson Ltd, managers), London
1947 Angfartygs Ab Bore (CM Trapp), Turku; renamed BORE VIII
13/03/1958 Broken up
Comments: 13/03/1958: Broken up at Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht


Above photo as SILVERLARCH courtesy of George Robinson

Above photo as BORE VIII courtesy of George Robinson