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Name: TRELAWNY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/01/1888
Completed: 03/1888
Builder: John Readhead & Co
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 232
Dimensions: 1658grt, 1047nrt, 259. 0 x 36.0 x 17.9ft
Engines: T3cyl (20.5, 33.5 & 55 x 36ins), 181nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Co, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 91345
History:
03/1888 E Hain & Son, St Ives
1901 Hain Steamship Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
1905 G & D Domestinis, Piraeus; renamed JOANNIS DOMESTINIS
1908 Bank of Athens (K Hadjipateras), Piraeus; renamed LEANDROS
1913 C Hadjipateras and N & D Pateras, Piraeus
25/08/1916 Sank
Comments: 25/08/1916: Sank after being captured and torpedoed by U-Boat U38
when 50 miles east of Cabo San Sebastian at 41.52N 04.07E
On a voyage from Cardiff to Genoa with a cargo of coal


Above photo courtesy of Stuart Smith