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Name: TASMANIAN TRANSPORT
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 26/03/1913
Completed: 06/1913
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 205
Dimensions: 4482grt, 2852nrt, 385.0 x 52.0 x 29.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 40 & 68 x 48ins), 320nhp
Engines by: Richardsons, Westgarth & Co Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 135885
History:
06/1913 Empire Transport Co Ltd (Houlder Bros & Co Ltd), West Hartlepool
06/1933 Broken up
Comments: 28/06/1933: Sailed from Venice under tow for breaking up
30/06/1933: Arrived at Trieste for breaking up


Above photo courtesy of Clive Ketley