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Name: TREGENNA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 09/1917
Completed: 12/1917
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 455
Dimensions: 5772grt, 3706nrt, 400.1 x 52.1 x 33.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 43 & 71 x 48ins), 488nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 137868
History:
12/1917 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
26/12/1917 Sank
Comments: 26/12/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat UB57 when 9 miles south
of Dodman Point on a voyage from the Tyne to Gibraltar with coal.