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Name: TREHAWKE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 17/02/1915
Completed: 04/1915
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 447
Dimensions: 4198grt, 2667nrt, 370.0 x 51.6 x 25.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 42 & 69 x 48ins), 386nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 137863
History:
04/1915 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
17/04/1925 Wrecked
Comments: 17/04/1925: Wrecked in Sea Reach in the Magellan Straits, 4 miles west of
Cape Upright on a voyage from Santos to Coronel in ballast.


Above photo courtesy of Tom Rayner